This article presents resources and ideas for presenting science students with challenges designed to spark creativity and innovation. Resources listed include national competitions and websites listing suggested classroom projects.
Challenge.gov lets you partner with the government to work on current issues like healthier school lunches, disaster preparedness, and helping the environment.
The National STEM Video Game Challenge aims to motivate interest in STEM learning by tapping into students’ natural passions for playing and making video games.
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