Grade 4 is focused on a hands-on challenge and guides students to work together as engineers to design, prototype, test, and refine their creations.

  • The 15 grade-appropriate STEM challenges target life, earth, and physical science concepts. 
  • Every unit is focused on a hands-on challenge in which students apply the STEM process of plan, create, test, and redesign.
  • No-prep lessons and easy-to-find materials help you fit STEM learning into the busy school day.

STEM Lessons and Challenges Grade 4

SKU: EMC9944
  • Each unit includes:

    • Teacher overview pages
    • Reading selections for background knowledge.
    • Visual real-world examples
    • A STEM challenge overview
    • Design process worksheets
    • A redesign page to evaluate their design 

    Examples of STEM challenges and science topics from grade 4 include:

    • Stethoscope (Life Science Concept: Sound Amplification)
    • Thermometer (Earth Science Concept: Heat Transfer)
    • Box Alarm (Physical Science Concept: Circuit Connection)