Summer Machines Activity: How Can We Move This Box of Blocks?
Students discover there's more than one way to move a heavy load. In this problem solving instructional activity, students use observation and problem-solving skills as they experiment with simple machines in order to transport loads.
Pre-K - K Math 10 Views 20 Downloads
Building Structures and Exploring Shapes
Forget the hammering, the heat, and the blue prints. These little construction workers are going to build, design, and develop structures using a variety of materials. Not only will they be immersed in STEM, they will learn length,...
Pre-K - 1st Science CCSS: Adaptable
Tiles, Blocks, Sapphires & Gold: Designing a Treasure Map
Young cartographers in groups hide treasure at school and then create a map to find it using pattern blocks and tiles. They make paintings with clues to create a visual representation of the location of their treasure. Groups present...
K - 2nd Math
Provide the opportunity for learners to demonstrate problem-solving techniques. They listen to a series of Christmas themed word problems, then use unifix cubes and illustrations to solve them. Common Core standards and an attached...
Pre-K - 1st Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Summer Machines Activity: What Can You Use to Beat an Egg?
Young scholars use their observation, prediction, problem-solving, and language skills as they experiment with different ways to mix eggs. For this problem solving lesson, students use simple tools in order to cook up scrambled eggs.
Pre-K - K Math