Grade 4 -5

STEAM Challenge Template



Big Idea 1: ADST

Teacher Lesson/ Unit: Gr. 4 Physics and ADST Unit

Resources: DRC Snap Circuits

Instructions: Energy Transformation Instructions

Observation Sheets: Observation Sheet ADST & Observation Sheet Science Transforming Energy


Introduction to Computational Thinking into the Classroom

Student Learning Modules: Student Learning Modules MOE

Jeopardy Game that introduces you and your students to ADST (FUN!),


Ready Made Design and Making Opportunities

Ocean Toolkit – COVE 2019: This toolkit provides a number of design challenges developing students’ ocean literacy, design thinking, and making abilities.

Designing a Sustainable Home for the 3 Little Pigs

UBER for Salmon Maker Challenge  (Building a dam bypass for salmon)

Float your Boat

Repurpose It

Outdoor Learning Space Design Challenge

Design a New Morning Routine


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Or you could click on the link to find other opportunities to adapt for design thinking.

Taking Making into Classrooms