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STEM activity for elementary aged children. I did this activity with kindergarten, but you can increase the challenge for older kids. For this STEM activity kids are given a few materials to work with and then they build. Through trial and error they learn what works and what causes their structure to fall.
Apple Tree STEM To add a little STEM this week, we used our engineering skills to construct an apple tree, trying to see if we could get 10 apples stacked on top. Harder than it looks for little fingers! The counting card is part of the All About Apples group of activities.
Do you know the story of the Brooklyn Bridge? This fun book for kids tells the tale featuring PT Barnum, a circus and 21 elephants. It also inspired this week's Engineering Science for Kids challenge - build a bridge to hold 21 elephants! A great STEM / STEAM activity for preschoolers and elementary aged students