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Spring STEM Activities for Kids

Bring science, technology, engineering, and math to your classroom this spring with easy to set up, fun to play learning centers for spring STEM activities.

5 Engineering Challenges with Clothespins, Binder Clips, and Craft Sticks - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls

Learning, Play, STEM Activities, and Things to Do!

5 Engineering Challenges with Clothespins, Binder Clips, and Craft Sticks - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls

Learning, Play, STEM Activities, and Things to Do!

STEM for Kids

This STEM activity requires no prep and kids will love creating and building. STEM activities are a great hands-on learning activity!

Straw Bridges - The Stem Laboratory

Building straw bridges is a fun way to strengthen kids’ science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills. With just a few simple supplies, they can design a load bearing bridge just like the ones they drive across in cars! This post contains an Amazon affiliate link. Learning About Bridges Before diving into our engineering project, I wanted to introduce […]

Sandcastle Engineering using toilet paper rolls - this is such a fun, clever and unique diy building activity. I love how this recycles / upcycles to reuse a common household item to make your own toy. . Perfect for summer busy bags

Sandcastle Engineering using cardboard rolls

Kids of all ages will love this STEM activity that combines art and engineering to make these Sandcastle Engineering using cardboard rolls.

Team Building for STEM Challenges - STEM Activities for Kids

How do you build community in your classroom? Have you tackled STEM Challenges yet? How do you prepare your students for the fabulous collaboration that can occur when they work in groups to solve a STEM problem? Stay tuned and I will give you a great idea! As many of you know I am a […]

Build A Marble Run Wall

Make a simple pool noodle marble run! Pool noodles are amazing and cheap materials for so many projects. I keep a bunch on hand all year-long to keep my kid busy. I bet you didn't know how useful a pool noodle could be for simple STEM activities. MAKE A POOL NOODLE MARBLE RUN FOR KIDS Looking for easy to print activities, and inexpensive problem-based challenges? We have you covered... Click below to get your quick and easy STEM challenges. POOL NOODLE MARBLE RUN This pool noodle marble run…

Critical Thinking: 11 Problem Solving Activities for Kids

11 fun problem solving activities for kids to improve social skills, critical thinking, conflict resolution, and anger management.

50+ Awesome Engineering Projects for Kids

You're gonna love these awesome engineering projects for kids that will get them building, creating, and having fun. You'll find building activities, STEM challenges, STEAM challenges, electrical engineering projects, holiday engineering projects, and more in this massive list of more than 50 ideas.

Recycled Building STEM Activity - Busy Toddler

Recycled Building is a toddler STEM activity using recycled material as building supplies. Using non-standard items, toddlers engineer tall towers.

Make A LEGO Balloon Car

LEGO building is so entertaining and this easy to make LEGO Balloon Car is a perfect example of how wonderful LEGO play is for kids {and adults}. Combine simple science and engineering for STEM activities that will provide hours of fun and laughs! We love simple LEGO building ideas! BUILD LEGO CARS THAT REALLY GO! LET'S BUILD A BALLOON POWERED CAR! This Lego balloon car is so easy to build and super fun to play with for quite a few ages, at least 5 to 70 to be exact! I wish I could say that…

How to Make Cardboard Building Discs for Recycled Cardboard Sculptures

Kids can create their own building material by transforming a box into cardboard building discs. Stack the discs to make these awesome sculptures! This art activity provides open-ended creative exploration for kids. Project & post by Samara Caughey of Purple Twig A few years ago, I put together this project for our Architecture week of Summer Camp. I love the idea of the kids creating their own building materials to make sculptures. As children are a part of the entire making process, it…

LEGO Building Challenge for Kids: Brain Puzzles - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls

LEGO Puzzles for Kids to Design. A great building challenge for kids!