Trimester ONe Project:
Science Big Idea-
Construct an object made of small pieces, disassemble and make into a new object
Math Big Idea-
Draw and recognize shapes with specific attributes
Use pattern blocks to construct a known object, deconstruct and build a different known object using original pieces.
Trimester Two Project:
Science big idea
Construct and argument with evidence that some changes caused by heating or cooling can be reversed and some cannot
math big idea
Measure and estimate lengths in standard units
STEAM meets Three Little Pigs. Students will use various materials to construct a house to withstand the wind of the big bad wolf.
Trimester Three Project:
Science Big Idea
Develop a simple model that mimics the function of an animal in dispersing seeds or pollinating plants.
Math big idea
Work with money and time and generate measurement data by measuring several objects
Students will make a bee pollinator, using various materials, and different types of flowers.