Explore STEM careers, expand your students’ vocabulary, and integrate the Common Core – all in 30 minutes!
This STEM Career Word Sort Activity is a simple yet powerful activity to practice the NGSS Science and Engineering Practice of Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information. In this 30 minute 5E lesson, students grades 5 to 9 will use digital media (an interactive website) to explore STEM careers. They will then work in small groups to synthesize and categorize. The activity concludes with a gallery walk, exit ticket, and several extension ideas.
Grades 5 to 9 / 4 pages /PDF