Pattern blocks are such an easy way to incorporate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) into the classroom! Just print the cards below, grab your blocks, and you’re ready to build kids’ design, problem solving and planning skills. Getting Ready To prep, I simply printed the cards on cardstock to give them extra durability and cut them apart with my scissors. Note: If you were
This giant collection of LEGO challenge cards is a simple prep, fun way to sneak some STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning into the day. With cards that range from easy to difficult, little engineers will love tackling the designs. Grab your set below and add them to a classroom center, engineering activity, homeschool lesson, or free play. There are so many ways to use these cards!
I don’t know about you, but oftentimes in my class, we transition quickly from one lesson to the next. I was finding that we were missing a very powerful piece of our lesson: the reflection. To help kids make greater connections to our STEM activities, I created a batch of simple pamphlets so they could reflect on their learning, increase understanding and build critical thinking
Hunting down STEM activities for young kids can be overwhelming. It takes SO MUCH TIME to search through Pinterest piecing together ideas. But this activity pack will take all of the stress out of making Easter STEM centers your students will beg to repeat over and over again. Use the activities as party stations, set them out for your early finishers, or use them as
These St. Patrick’s Day STEM Challenges are a must-try! The set is perfect to use in STEM centers, math stations or as early finisher tasks for your little leprechauns. Grab your pack in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers! Peek Inside All five of the activities teach kids important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills. First up, build 10 Irish objects out of LEGOS.
Get ready for some snow-tastic winter STEM challenges! This motivating batch of STEM activities is perfect to use with small groups or as centers. Grab your set in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers! Peek Inside Kids will love working their way through the pack! First, they’ll use a batch of pattern blocks to build colorful snowflakes. Skinny rbombuses, hexagons, squares… they are all put to
Our Famous Landmark Challenge Cards have been a huge hit so I was eager to pull together a new batch of building cards with a fall-themed twist! These building cards are perfect to use in STEM centers, makerspaces, or math stations. Grab your free set below and then hop over and snag our complete 4 seasons pack here! Getting Ready I printed the cards on cardstock to
Sometimes the simplest activities are the biggest hits with kids. That’s certainly true for these easy DIY magnetic craft sticks. They are a motivating way to work on shapes, patterns, alphabet letters… there are so many possibilities. They’re great to use as a math center or STEM box in preschool or kindergarten! This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Getting Ready To prep, I grabbed a
Kids will have an awesome time building popular 2D and 3D shapes with these free STEM task cards! Just like our mega pack of toothpick structures and famous landmark cards, these STEM challenges use simple materials so you can easily create a STEM center or Makerspace. This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Getting Ready I began by printing the the task cards on cardstock to give them extra durability. Then I ran
Kindergarten kids will love these brilliant and simple STEM activities! These Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math activities provide hands-on, educational activities covering STEM topics perfect for kids from 5 to 7. They’re the perfect compliment to our best selling Endless STEM Challenge Bundle! Kindergarten STEM Activities Kindergarten is a wonderful time of exploration and activity. Kindergarten kids are still interested in learning everything there is to