Challenge your students to design and build a diya (a candle in a bowl) using 40 building bricks. You don’t have to use all the building bricks, but these are the only ones you can use. The diya must fit a small tealight.
Task and materials can be modified, and ways to do so are stated in the guide for teachers that is included in the resource.
This packet contains the following:
- Notes to Teacher
- Diwali/Diya Trivia
- Ideas for STEAM Links
- Suggested Materials
- Photos of Possible Finished Product
- STEM Challenge Cards
- Planning and Reflection Sheets
- STEM Vocabulary Sheets
Read more about Holidays Around the World STEM Challenges HERE.