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Practice perseverance | Try a New Strategy | 3-5

March 6, 2021

Students will set a foundation for using multiple strategies and perseverance to pursue difficult tasks or answers. This activity asks students to perform engaging “minute to win it” games to perform challenging tasks and altering approaches to better reach ideal outcomes.

Practice perseverance | Try, Try Again! | K-2

March 6, 2021

Students will perform a challenging task that will require perseverance. You will then engage in a conversation about what perseverance is and when or how they may need to use perseverance in their lives (both in and out of school). Students will identify and share more examples of when perseverance is necessary and helpful.

Know and use a deliberate design process | Little Engineers | K-2

January 22, 2021

Students will be introduced to the Engineering Design Process. A video and class discussion will familiarize students with real-life application of the Engineering Design Process and how to perform each step. They will then be tasked to do a small explorative project to help Jessi (from the SciShow Kids video) solve her problem using the Engineering Design Process. This activity also gives tips for performing these types of collaborative tasks with your younger learners.