Outdoor STEM Activity - Stick Towers - Science, Math, & Financial Literacy

This fun STEM team building activity (with math and financial literacy links) is designed to get your students outside developing a variety of team learning skills as well as allowing them to enjoy using your outdoor space. It’s perfect on a sunny afternoon at the end of year. Their challenge is to create the highest tower using sticks and string, however there are a few rules they must follow in order to complete the challenge.


  • Teacher Guide

  • Challenge Instructions

  • Design Sheet

  • Points Record Sheet

  • Science Evaluation Questions

  • Team Skills Evaluation Questions

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Created: May 27, 2019


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