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Mystery Bag Engineering Challenges for Kids
Mon Aug 25, 2014 9:46 AM
Here is a great website with engineering challenges for young kids.
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Fri Oct 10, 2014 2:59 AM
Thank you for sharing this post! Very interesting!!
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Tue Oct 21, 2014 1:02 AM
Thank you for posting, very fun activity to do with kids.
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Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:41 PM
Thank you so much for posting this link! I am excited to try this in my classroom.
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Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:39 PM
WThanks for the link! This is a great activity for students to be creative and use their problem solving skills. This activity also helps the students understand more what engineering it's about which is great because they get to know the different branches of science .
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Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:32 PM
Thanks for sharing!
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Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:59 AM
The two challenges provided on this website are excellent for elementary students to encourage many important skills such as creative problem solving, measuring, and spacial relationships. I look forward to doing these with my students.
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Thu Nov 06, 2014 9:55 AM
This is a great website! I like that you can give students materials and have them build with using just those materials. It would be neat to see what their imagination would have in store for them.
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Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:49 PM
Great resource! Thanks for the ideas!
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Sun Apr 26, 2015 11:01 PM
This is very interesting. I think that these are very good hands on activities that we could maybe use in workstations to enrich a students knowledge. It is also a great way to help introduce students to engineering. Thanks for sharing!
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Sat May 09, 2015 11:56 AM
The activities look like that would be so engaging to elementary students.
I would add some recording of data, - for example how far the pom poms went for each method/attempt. Then do some compare and contrast on best methods.
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Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:17 PM
Thanks for sharing! Can't wait to try some of the activities!
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Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:37 PM
Thanks, I will share these with our PreK team. I know they will find the link valuable. Karla
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Sat Nov 25, 2017 9:41 PM
I explored this link a bit and think this would be so much fun! I am a student at the University of Northern Iowa about to enter into student teaching, and I think the idea of a mystery bag that incorporates engineering and measuring and mathematics. I remember putting together a marble maze in sixth grade, and while I had a lot of fun with it, it was a very challenging task and could definitely be altered to fit the elementary level.
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