# Maker Spaces

## Collection by J

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Using straws in STEM is such a great material for projects. They are easy to use, come in many colors and sizes, and they are inexpensive!

STEM Tower Challenge:Can you use ALL the supplies to build a tower that holds a tennis ball aloft? Great problem solving and creative ways to use all the supplies!

STEM Challenge: Just in time for the windy month of March is a series of STEM events including this one about making a car powered by the wind!

El passat 26 d'abril es va fer una introducció a l'ús de la robòtica educativa a l'educació infantil a l'alumnat del Cicle Formatiu de Grau Superior d'Educació Infantil de l'Institut Almatà de Balaguer.

Best ever STEM Challenge! It's a boat building event which is already spectacular, but in order to get materials students must solve 8 math problems! Correct answers mean more supplies!

STEM Challenge! What a fabulous problem solving task this was! Kids had to make so many decisions and then changes to make all the pieces work together!

STEM Challenge- Build a container that has the greatest volume, but every group begins with the same surface area. This one involves a lot of math as students learn to calculate surface area and volume!

STEM Challenge: This one is all about volume! Can you build a container out of paper to hold a specific amount of POPCORN? Kids must think about the space taken up by the popcorn and then build the perfect container for it! Will they estimate correctly?

STEM Challenge: Build a water slide and then test it- with water! Have plenty of towels on hand! Read this blog post for details!

Building bridges in STEM class! We have now tried four different types! Three are bundled and one is available separately. All include teacher directions, lab sheets, hints, and photos!

A STEM class favorite project! Build a roller coaster! Includes teacher directions, hints, photos, and more!

STEM Challenge:Can you experiment and find the perfect number of bungee cords to help this doll jump safely? Yes, you can in this fabulous STEM challenge!

The Scientific Method using CANDY! What could be a better way to get kids engaged? Terrific Activity!