Week 11 & 12
June 1st - June 11, 2020
Final STEAM Challenge
If I Built A House
Directions & Shape Templates
If I Built a House - STEAM 4th & 5th Grade.docx
Week 9 & 10
May 18 - May 29th, 2020
Newspaper Hat Challenge
Goal: Create a hat to complete a purpose or function.
You have a $10.00 Budget
Examples: umbrella hat, drink holder hat, straw hat, basket hat.
Have fun and be creative!
Please Click on my Video and watch how to make a Newspaper Hat
Newspaper Hat Printable Directions:
Newspaper Hat printable directions.docx
Click on the document below, read all the directions and print the worksheets.
4th Grade Newspaper Hat Challenge.docx
Complete the "Thinking about Hats" worksheet
the "Material Budget" worksheet.
Remember you have a $10.00 Budget & Paper plates are FREE!
Design & Build your Hat
Complete your Reflection worksheet, remember to answer in complete sentences.
Please email me a picture of your Hat to
Week 7 & 8
May 4th - May 15th, 2020
You are doing a fantastic job, keep up the Great Work!
I Miss you all!
Robotic Hand Steam Challenge
Please watch both Video's below before you begin!
Mrs. Casciano's Video
You Tube Video
Then Read and follow the Directions below.
DIY Robot Hand STEAM Activity Student Instruction.docx
Please email me a picture of your Robotic Hand to
Week 5th & 6th
April - May1st 2020
Please continue to work on your Earth Day Challenge.
If you have already completed your Earth Day Challenge
(due May 1st) please use this week to make up any challenges you have not completed.
Just scroll down for previous Challenges!
Please email me your challenge when it is complete to
Earth Day is Wednesday April 22nd, 2020
"Take Care of our Planet because it's the only one we have"
Happy Earth Day!
Just for Fun, try making some Earth Day Toast!
Earth Day Toast STEM Challenge.docx
Earth Balancer Challenge
Due Friday May 1st
You Tube Tutorial
Please email me your completed Challenge
4th Grade STEAM Challenge
April 6, 2020
Optional Easter STEAM Challenges
1. Stack the Eggs Challenge
Mrs. Casciano's Egg Tower is 11 inches high, can you build a higher one?
2. Build a Jelly Bean Tower Challenge
Mrs. Casciano's tower was 36 inches tall, can you build a taller one?
I used an 8oz bag of Jellybeans.
3. Expanding Peep Experiment/Challenge
Expanding Peep Experiment.docx
4. Easter LEGO Building
4th Grade STEAM Challenge:
Week 2 & 3
Due April 3, 2020
Click on the Word Document below for your Challenge and instructions.
Please send me a picture of your Bridge design at [email protected]
3rd & 4th Grade Building Bridges.docx
STEAM Challenge for the week of 3/16-3/20
Circles Creativity Challenge
Kindergarten -2nd Grade:
Please complete the 12 Circle page.
Set a timer for 15 minutes.
You may allow more time if needed.
Please complete the 30 Circle Page
Set a timer for 30 minutes.
You may allow more time if needed.
The purpose of this creativity challenge is to help students think outside the box.
12 or 30 Circles Recording Sheet
Pencil, Colored Pencils, Crayons or Markers
The goal of this challenge is to have your child turn as many circles as possible into recognizable objects in the time allowed. Before students begin, explain to them that the focus is not on the skill of the drawings. Rather, students should be more concerned with getting as many ideas generated as possible. Please click on the link below to print your child's circle page, set the timer and go. If more time is needed, please note where your child was when their alloted time was up.
Please email me your work and feel free to email me if you have any questions: [email protected]
30 Circles Challenge
Click the link for printable worksheets and instructions!