DIY Egg Drop Kit: This kit is a valuable STEAM teaching tool to help stress the importance of experimentation and of trial and error. This Egg Drop activity kit challenges students to create a device that can protect an egg when dropped from an elevated position. The essential pieces—foam square, rubber bands, and plastic support rods—are provided; it’s up to the young scientists to determine the best materials to use in order to protect their egg.
Download Northeastern University Egg Drop Lesson Plan 3rd – 12th Grades
STEAM Challenge Kit: Zip-Line Racer
This teacher created Zip-Line Racer activity kit challenges students to create a propeller-powered device that travels along a string. The essential pieces—propellers, rubber bands, craft sticks, and string—are provided; it’s up to the young scientists to determine the best materials to use in order to effectively propel their racer.
PBS Kids Zip-Line STEM Lesson Download
STEM Motion and Friction: A smart STEM activity, children can build this fun learning game and test different materials to better understand the concepts of motion and friction.
Science – Sparks Ramps, Gradients and Friction Lesson
Wikki Stix® STEM Pak: 108 feet of Wikki Stix in nine colors! Each Wikki is three feet long! Pak also includes a four panel step-by-step illustration of how to make the DNA Double Helix out of Wikki Stix. Fun and easy! Package also features over 20 images of additional science and math projects, plus a QR code to scan for more ideas and lesson plans! Perfect for STEAM too!
Download Wikki Stix Teacher Created STEM Lesson Plans