Bottle Cap Mosaic Board
Build a picture or add to one. Learn about symmetry and more.
Use plywood, paint, nails and rubberbands to build your own board: https://goo.gl/MUqm0D
From: Hillsdale Library:
“Dia de los Muertos” Candles
Spanish project. Read and research "Dia De Los Muertos". Using toilet paper rolls or paper towel rolls(cut into two), students create and decorate their candles. Groups present information in spanish about the holiday.
Read and research: http://education.nationalgeographic.org/media/dia-de-los-muertos/
Lesson here: http://gettingsmart.com/2016/01/incorporating-stem-and-tinkering/
Rubber band car
Race a Rubber band Car using only two wheels, cardboard, a rubber band and other simple parts.
Lesson Plan: http://pbskids.org/designsquad/parentseducators/resources/rubber_band_car.html
Using everyday items, create a car that is propelled by a balloon. Students can write-up an "Instructable" with pictures as they build and test the results. How far can their car travel? How fast?
Water Bottle Car with motor & propeller
Build a car that moves by using a propeller, a motor and 9v battery.
Note: use velcro to attach the battery to the bottle
Map of the USA
Cut out each of the states and create your own map puzzle.
build a train
Use paper rolls, bottle caps & pipe cleaners to create your own train.
More...Add a skewer axel to make the wheels move.
Air Rocket & Stomp Air Launcher
Stomp Air Rocket launcher is made using a water bottle and pvc pipes.
Make an air rocket out of magazine, cardboard & pvc pipe. Add a parachute to help bring the rocket down. http://www.sciencetoymaker.org/airRocket/index.html
Templates and printables: http://mrprintables.com
Science projects & ideas: http://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project_ideas.shtml
Toys from Trash: www.arvindguptatoys.com/toys.html