These hands-on activities will get students to think critically, work together, and solve problems. Students will complete the challenges to construct towers with height requirements, specific materials to be used, or objects to support. Each activity includes a list of supplies, requirements, testing and scoring goals, and teacher notes. The challenges promote team building, communication and higher-level thinking skills and can be enjoyed by students of various ages and in many different curricular areas.Supplies ac 50 mini marshmallows ac 50 toothpicks ac paper on which to build the structure ac a textbook ac ruler for measurement ... Testing and Scoring Group goal a Each group should try to build the strongest contraption to support the textbook.
|Title||:||Taking Time for Teamwork: Tower Building|
|Author||:||Robyn Kademan, Shawdi Nesbit|
|Publisher||:||Lorenz Educational Press - 2011-09-01|