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Screen shot from The Solutioneers

The Solutioneers Week 1: An Unexpected Variable

This week's episodes and hands-on activity explore block programming.

Children’s play mat with pictures of a road and landmarks

Rosie's Walk

Students develop and apply communicating, sequencing and spatial reasoning skills as they create and navigate a maze to get Rosie the Hen safely home for lunch.

Tug-of-War game

Push and Pull

Students develop and apply Observing, Comparing & Contrasting and Sorting & Classifying skills as they explore the forces of push and pull acting on everyday objects.

Water slides

How Surfaces Affect Motion

Will it slide or stick? Students conduct a fair test to investigate how different solid surfaces affect the movement of an object on a ramp.

Shoe tread (aligraham, Pixabay)

Design & Build a Non-Slip Boot Tread

Students work collaboratively to design and build a boot tread that will use friction to prevent slipping on an incline.

Marble run prototype

Design & Build a Marble Run

Students will work collaboratively to design and build a marble run that meets specific criteria.