You Need to Try These Engineering Activities for Kids | Fun-A-Day!
Engineering activities for kids that will get their brains and bodies moving! Grab a free engineering challenge printable for even more STEM fun.
STEM Building Challenge for Kids: LEGO Duplo and Pool Noodle Marble Run - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Build a marble track with pool noodles and Duple LEGO® bricks! This is the perfect engineering challenge for a rainy day, or use it with a group of kids because it’s fun for a wide range of ages. Duplo bricks create a very sturdy support structure for the marble run, which makes this project exciting and frustration-free. […]
Build a LEGO Balance - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Here is a fun LEGO® math activity – build a balance out of LEGO® bricks and find objects to weigh! Gresham (3rd grade), Owen (K), and I really enjoyed this LEGO® math project. When I told them what we were doing, they didn’t quite get it. But when the saw what the balance could do, […]
Raise little engineers through STEM engineering activities at home and at school. These activities will make your children exercise their imagination and think outside the box.
Simple Machines for Kids: LEGO Pulleys STEM Building Challenge - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Combine science and LEGO® building in this fun STEM engineering challenge for kids! Can you build a LEGO® pulley system that makes it easier (less work) to lift a load of pennies? This post contains Amazon affiliate links. We lifted pennies in our LEGO® pulley system, but anything with some weight would work – marbles, […]
Build a Lego Pinball Game - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Here’s a fun LEGO® building challenge – build a LEGO® pinball game! Aidan and I saw this idea on Pinterest from Crafts Ideas for Kids and decided to give it a try. He ended up modifying the design quite a bit, and this ended up being a fun building challenge that had him working for […]
Gifts for young scientists, artists and makers
Join Tinker Crate and receive monthly hands-on kid's projects to explore science, tech, engineering & math! Save 30% on your 1st month with code PINTEREST30! Offer available through February 29th, 2016.