K'NEX Bridge Building Camp
- Grades: 5-9
- Number of Students: 18-24
- Number of Models: 7
- Number of Pieces: 6,846
- Teacher Guide: Yes - Sample PDF
- Building Plans: Yes - Sample PDF
- Batteries Required: No
Bring STEM concepts to life with K'NEX® Education! The Bridge Building Camp is comprised of three of the K'NEX Real Bridge Building sets which will support 18-24 students working as a team. It is designed to assist students in their study of the history, function, structural design, geometry and strength of bridges. They will also investigate concepts related to the physical properties of materials and their application in the placement, design, and construction of bridges.
The Teacher's Guide offers a wide choice of activities and extensive background information provided to assist you as you present the materials and answer student questions. Each lesson includes:
- Background Information
- Student Objectives
- Student Inquiry Sheets
- Glossary of Key Terms
- Journaling Opportunities
- Skill Builder Activities
Set includes 2282 K'NEX® parts - enough to build 7, five to six foot long K'NEX® Bridge models, two at a time. Building instructions comprehensive teacher's guide aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Standards included. Packaged in two strong storage trays with snap-on lids.
STEM Education focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts taught through problem-solving, discovery, exploratory learning and critical thinking. STEM Education requires students to be active participants in the learning. K'NEX® models offer hands-on learning opportunities that encourage scientific inquiry, investigation and experimentation. Our inquiry-based lessons challenge students as they build, investigate, problem solve, discuss, and evaluate scientific and design principles in action. Aligned to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math standards.
*Due to temporary manufacturer delays this item may take 2-3 weeks to ship.