Challenge your students to design and build a turkey trap using popsicle sticks, skewers, and yarn/string. Challenge them to make sure it works and can capture a tom turkey (picture included).
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
- Sheet/s with Alternative Spelling (UK/Australia/Canada)
PLEASE TAKE NOTE: For safety purposes, remember to snip the pointed end of skewers.
Read more about my Thanksgiving STEM challenges HERE.