Weekly STEAM Challenges with Ms. Jessie

Ms. Jessie Knows STEAM

 

Children's Librarian Ms. Jessie has been sharing weekly STEAM challenges every Saturday to help you explore different Science, Engineering, Art, and Math concepts.  Take a look at some of her recent ideas:

 

STEAM Challenge #1
Air Powered  LEGO Vehicles.  And look out for Ms. Jessie's awesome gecko!
STEAM 1

Supply List
Legos
Straws
Balloons
A ramp (use a board, wood, book)
Ribbon, yarn, or string to make lanes

STEAM Challenge #2
Fun with Salt Dough
STEAM #2
Supply List
1 cup of flour
½ cup salt
½ cup of water

Mix and Bake at 250 degrees for 2 hours
Cookie cutters, toys, or cups to make shapes
Butter knife to cut shapes in dough
Ruler
Rolling pin or water bottle
Baking Sheet
Paint
Brushes
Ribbon, yarn,or string to hang
Straw or stick to make hole for hanging

STEAM Challenge #3
Let's Make Planes
planes
Supply List
Paper (construction, printer, scrap, cardboard boxes, whatever you have)
Straws
Scissors
Ruler
Tape

STEAM Challenge #4 
Water Works
water works

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