Kinder STEM Bags:
Engineering Design Process & NGSS
Olaf's Shade Structure
After learning about temperature and shade, students worked in pairs to plan, create and test shade structures to helped Olaf solve his major problem...enjoying SUMMER! Watch the video on the right to see their creativity & critical thinking!
Exploring Earth's Temperature
Physical Science: Heating Earth's Surface
Scientists used McKinley's garden to test temperatures. They first experimented by touching various objects and recording their data on iPads, using Seesaw. Then, they got to select new objects, draw them, and record the temperature words that best described their found objects.
Engineering Design Process
Physical Science: Force & Motion
Key Vocabulary: force, motion, push, pull, gravity, smooth, rough, friction, collision, ramp
Click on each teacher's name to watch videos from our Newton's doghouse challenge and hear engineers reflecting on their designs. Videos were taken for each lab team.