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STEM in Action Farmer Gradys Challenge

STEM in Action® Farmer Grady's Challenge

Earth Science: Severe Weather & Hazards Build understanding of structures and budgeting

Item IN79613 Grade 3

Students explore weather-related hazards and materials that can withstand severe weather. By using critical thinking, communication, and collaboration to design a system to protect farm crops, students prepare for essential skills of the 21st century. Students work through the Engineering Design Process – to learn the value of rethinking and support multiple solutions.

STEM in Action® modules are the easy-to-implement PreK-5 solution for integrating science, math, literacy, and engineering skills into real-world problems. These modules focus on the Engineering Design Practice which is a critical component of NGSS, state standards, and national initiatives. The materials are teacher friendly and all come in an easy to store box.

  • Total of 90-180 minutes of instruction time broken into 20–30 minute blocks
  • All materials for up to 30 students to participate in a collaborative activity
  • Aligned and written to standards
  • Helpful how-to video


  • Student Activity Books (6)
  • Teacher Guide with blackline masters
  • Testing basket
  • Miniature trees
  • Styrofoam trays
  • Modeling clay
  • Index cards
  • Salt packets
  • Craft sticks
  • Plastic straws
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Agricultural hail guard
  • Netting/tulle (3 sizes)
  • Measuring cup
  • Gravel
  • Plastic cups, rubber bands, masking tape, and binder clips
  • Rulers
  • Measuring tablespoons
  • Magnets, rectangle and circle
  • Helpful how-to video


  • Brand: Hands-On Standards® STEM in Action
  • Area of Focus: : Science
  • Subject: Earth Science (Science)
  • Product Type: Sets, Kits & Centers (Science)
  • Age: 8
  • Grade: 3
  • Units: Each
  • Item #: IN79613
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