Teacher Packets are a great resource for educators and can be used in classrooms even if students do not visit The Works for a school tour or outreach experience. Packets include detailed information about: concepts, objectives, academic standards met, classroom connections, literacy links for futher resources, extensions available at The Works, pre-visit classroom activities, and post-visit classroom activities.

NEW – STEMquiry Kits
Looking for a new way to engage youth in fun, hands-on STEM programming? Our STEMquiry Kits have been developed for use with youth (PreK-8th grades) and includes multiple inquiry activities and materials to support learned them STEM explorations.

Who are STEMquiry kits for? Classrooms, After School Programs, Youth Organizations

  • Cost: $50 rental fee for each kit
  • Two week (14 day) rental span
  • Curriculum and materials for up to 30 students included
  • $20 discount additional kit

What do I need to know to borrow a kit?

  • Grade level(s) of students
  • Total number of students
  • Total number of teachers
  • Preferred pickup and drop off date
  • Chosen STEMquiry Kit(s) (pdf listing of all kits)
  • Your name, phone number, and email address
  • School name, phone number, and address

Outeach Programs Teacher Packets
Pleistocene Dentist (pdf)
That’s Shocking (pdf)

 

 

School Tour Teach Packets
Crazy Colors (pdf)
Energy & Electricity (pdf)
Flight (pdf)
Green Revolution  (pdf)
Museum Challenge  (pdf)
Power Wheels  (pdf)
Simple Machines  (pdf)
Weather  (pdf)

Science of Glass
These lessons were developed through a grant from the Battelle STEM Grant Program.
Pre-K (pdf)
Kindergarten (pdf)
1st Grade (pdf)
2nd Grade (pdf)
3rd Grade (pdf)
4th Grade (pdf)
5th Grade (pdf)

Polymers
These lessons were developed through a grant from the Battelle STEM Grant Program.
Pre-K (pdf)
Kindergarten (pdf)
1st Grade (pdf)
2nd Grade (pdf)
3rd Grade (pdf)
4th Grade (pdf)
5th Grade (pdf)

 

Read About STEM Education