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19 gotta-try STEM activities for middle school

Girls + math = more women in STEM careers! Check out 19 cool math games and STEM activities for middle school math teachers. A fun way to close the gender gap in education.

Find the latest teaching resources and ideas for the elementary and middle school classroom. Interactive notebooks, classroom management, and more

Find the latest teaching resources and ideas for the elementary and middle school classroom. Interactive notebooks, classroom management, and

Cardboard Pinball Machine

DIY pinball machine (for a DIY arcade? Light on the instructions, but nifty all the same. Could use discarded books and/or have the teens pick a book to use as a theme if including literature in the programming is important.

STEM Challenge: Can you build a flood barrier to protect your doghouse? Includes experimenting and designing!

Dealing with natural disasters we experience: STEM Challenge: Can you build a flood barrier to protect your doghouse? Includes experimenting and designing!

Marshamallow bridge challenge. Use 50 marshmallows and 100 toothpicks and let the kids think outside the box!  Test with container of pennies to find the strongest design. #stem

Use 50 marshmallows and 100 toothpicks and let the kids think outside the box! Test with container of pennies to find the strongest design.

Ancient Israel STEM Challenge!

Find the latest teaching resources and ideas for the elementary and middle school classroom. Interactive notebooks, classroom management, and