How much weight can your boat float? Mass, volume, density, buoyancy, measurement, inquiry, graphing. Affordable!
STEM Activity Challenge: Building Boats
Can you build a boat that will float and hold weight? GREAT STEM activity!
STEM Activity Challenge Bucket Towers
STEM Challenges: This amazing challenge uses one basic material- Straws! Add a few more items and see if your students can build a suspended bucket that will hold weight!
Light Circuits: Depending on the grade level of the students, you can have them…
Fabulous STEM Challenge using only a few simple supplies! Can you build a tower with a hanging bucket? How much weight will it hold?
STEM Trifold: Flotation Device
STEM Challenge: Can you build a flotation device for an action figure? from More Than a Worksheet. Guide your students through the entire STEM engineering process with a simple trifold. Teach about buoyancy and density while learning the design process. Reading passage and rubric included, too! $ #STEM #STEMchallenge #STEMengineering
Science - Using a Balance Scale... How Many Bears Does It Weigh?
This is a fun activity to explore the science of balance and weight in the classroom. Have the students use the classroom balance scales to see how much items from their pencil boxes weigh. Does it weigh 1 bear, 2 bears, 3 bears, or more? Your students will have fun weighing their school supplies and recording their data!
Stem Activities for Kids: Which paper column can hold up the most books?