In this packet, youll find everything you need for a creative STEM-ELA interdisciplinary project on architecture and design. Using the handouts provided, you will introduce students to a variety of unique architectural and design choices around the world, get them thinking about what would matter to their chosen literary characters in designing a home, help them sketch out ideas for the exterior and interior of their characters homes, guide them in clearly linking their choices to their…
10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving -- Speech paths are seemingly always on the hunt for materials to address problem solving - did you ever consider videos? I found 10 wordless videos that are fun and make kids think about how to fix the main characters' problems!
Historical Figure / Book Character "Factbook" Project
Historical Figure / Literary Character Facebook Project - kids create a Facebook page for a famous person (scientist, historian, author) or character in a book they've read. Comes with blank template, an example page, and directions... I'm thinking this is a great substitute activity!
STEM English Activity: Character designs an App (ANY NOVEL)
Students predict how literary characters will perform if they were contestants on the TV show, The Amazing Race. Characters are paired into teams, and students evaluate the team's overall performance and in six categories. Will their team be successful or