Ready to sail away? I never could have predicted how much STEM kids love to make boats. Building boats is one of the first projects we tackled a few years ago and they loved it so much. But, the boats we built were not sailboats. That didn't seem to matter to some of the groups, however. They ... READ the POST
Fabulous Boat Challenge and It’s Our Favorite
So, here's the truth about the Boat Challenge. One day I walked into the STEM Lab and decided that my plans for third grade were not going to work and I needed to throw something different together quickly. Looking around I spied my blue dish pans and decided we could build boats. (Yeah, I ... READ the POST
Shipwrecks and Jolly Pirates and First Grade STEM!
What can a shipwreck, a tough pirate, and a jolly pirate do for your STEM class? Good question and I am going to show you exactly what these sweet little picture books can do to get your class going with sailboats! Ships ahoy! In this post, for your convenience, you may find Amazon Affiliate ... READ the POST
Building Boats in STEM Class!
So, I had this wild idea one day and I will tell you that story in a minute- it's all about building boats in STEM class! I will just tell you that when my students come in and see those blue dish pans out they start cheering because they know it is Boat Day! Every grade level. Yes, even those ... READ the POST