Some of the best lessons can be done using supplies in your home or classroom! Try out these 6 STEM building challenges and put your students skills to the test.

Cardboard Box Challenges

Use these Challenge Cards to challenge your students to build and create various items out of cardboard boxes.

Popcorn & Foil Challenges

Use these worksheets to challenge your students to see if they can build items fit for a certain job.


Airborne Challenges

Don’t let old magazines or paper plates go to waste! Turn them into a STEM challenge with these paper airplane instructions. These activities are great for discussing engineering design, the physics of flight, or sustainability.


For a more in-depth lesson on flight concepts, try the CreateKit Flight Mission!