Small group problem solving: "You have 2 minutes to devise a method to suspend/hold as many marshmallows above the ground as possible." Construction Materials length of string 1 bag of large marshmallows 10 rubber bands 5 straws 10 toothpicks
Build a bridge out of Legos! Challenge your kids to build a bridge that can support the weight of 100 pennies in a small cup. Then, challenge them to increase the span of their bridge, or to increase the amount of pennies that the bridge can hold.
All For the Love of Teaching: Saving Sam: A Team-Building Activity great for first day team building activity. This activity will allow the students to work with the classmates and think outside of the box.