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Choose this unit-specific materials kit that contains items needed for this theme. Add your own consumables using our materials lists that come with this Unit or purchase Consumables and Measurement Kits as Needed:
- This Unit comes with Curriculum and Unit Specific Base Materials Kit for 12
- Add other components as needed:
- Creativity Art Kit for 12
- Design Engineering Kit for 12
- Data Station Tool Kit for 12 (These items are not consumable.)
- Additional Skill Builders like Mindbugs and Scaleville.
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Ask. Dream. Draw. Design. Test. Redesign with Data.
Start with a story, poem, or reading. Investigate science, tech, engineering, art, and math through 5 subject-focused STEAMvestigations. Then use new skills and understanding as part of the engineering design process during the Unit’s culminating challenge. Teamwork, individual contributions, and the engineering design cycle help students construct and showcase multi-step solution-oriented projects.
Tiny House on Wheels
The ultimate goal is a playground for Pet the Hamster. Designers work with levers,
pendulum swings, and 3D shapes to give their tiny friend an awesome play place.
Tiny House on Wheels STEAMvestigations:
- Pinwheels, Anemometers & Windsocks
- Boxy Bird Feeders
- Strawberry Carts
- Polygon Picassos
- Cube of Cubes
- Tiny House on Wheels
All STEAMstart Units provide:
Online Course Site Login, student slide shows and handouts, self-paced teacher training, printable logbooks, project rubrics, assessment opportunities, 30-60 minute investigations, agendas for 5, 7, and 10-Day Units
Setup for 12 after-school students in 3 groups of 4.