Developed by Brooke Brown—a National Board Certified Teacher, public speaker, and teacher resources developer who specializes in all things STEM and literacy—this hands-on STEM solution is a creative and developmentally appropriate form of engineering for elementary students. The STEM Bins® Comprehensive Kit contains a 16-page Teacher Guide with teacher questions and prompts; blackline masters including a blueprint recording sheet, foldable recording booklets, and writing templates; picture task cards; upper-grade written task cards; 8 challenge yourself cards; 8 writing prompt cards; a wide variety of consumable and nonconsumable products that are in the Essentials Kit, plus wooden blocks, rods and connectors, magnetic tiles, wooden building planks, and 16 storage bins and labels. STEM Bins align to Science and Engineering Standards.
NOTE: Some assembly required
Teacher Guide & Blackline Masters
Contains Questions and Prompts, My STEM Bins Blueprints sheet, Foldable Recording Booklets, Build, Draw, and Write sheets, STEM Bins Response sheets and blackline masters.
Storage Bins & Labels
16 storage bins and labels that make it easy to know what is inside each STEM Bin.
Designed to inspire and challenge students. 3 sets of Task Cards: 24 Picture Task Cards, 6 Three-Dimensional Shapes Task Cards, and 12 Upper-Grades Task Cards.
22 manipulatives to use with open-ended STEM activities.