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28 Awesome STEM Challenges for the Elementary Classroom. Ever wonder what STEM challenges to serve up to your students?

28 Awesome STEM Challenges for the Elementary Classroom

Here is an amazing list of clever, unique and simple set up STEM lesson plans from other teachers. You’re going to love what your students come up with and the number of standards you can meet with these. There is a range of grade level ideas K-5 in this list. 40 STEM Activities for Kids. Activities for ages 4 and up.

40 STEM Activities for Kids

STEM activities (Science Technology Engineering and Math) are all the buzz in education. Kids love finding out how things work through fun, hands-on projects and teachers love knowing that they’re preparing students for their techy future. These 40 kid-approved STEM activities are the perfect compliment to our super popular Endless STEM Challenge Bundle! How to Make Magnetic Slime - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls. Did you know that it’s possible to make slime magnetic?

How to Make Magnetic Slime - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls

I didn’t either until recently when I found a post on Pinterest from Instructables about making magnetic silly putty. I really recommend this slime recipe rather than silly putty – more on that in a minute. STEM Straw Bridges. Activity for ages 5 to 8.

STEM Straw Bridges

Science Technology Engineering and Math {STEM} activities are fun ways to teach kids how things work. These straw bridges take just a few minutes to prep but will keep young engineers learning for hours. Who can build the strongest bridge? Water Cycle in a Bag. Activity for ages 3 to 7.

Water Cycle in a Bag

I’m always on the lookout for simple, fun kids’ science activities so when I ran across this water cycle in a bag I couldn’t wait to give it a try. It was a quick prep activity that had a big payoff – my boys watched the water do its thing for days. I hope you love this water cycle in a bag too. P.S.