Challenge your students to design and build a Mayflower ship using popsicle sticks, drinking straws, skewers, cling wrap, colored paper, and bottle caps. Challenge them to make the ship float while holding marbles without sinking or toppling over.
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 resource contains the following:
- Notes to Teacher
- Ideas for STEAM Links
- Suggested Materials
- Photos of Possible Finished Product
- STEM Challenge Cards
- Planning and Reflection Sheets
- STEM Vocabulary Sheets
Read more about my Thanksgiving STEM challenges HERE.