NGSS & Common Core Projects:

Grades K-2

Build creative confidence and technical literacy, while meeting state and national academic standards. Every activity kit includes illustrated instructions, age-appropriate readings, and kid-led discoveries. Projects can also be extended to enrich any NGSS or Common Core lesson plan.

Child assembling a KiwiCo common core project for kindergarteners to 2nd graders.

Pinball Machine

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Solar System

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Kaleidoscope Play

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Basketball Catapult

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Fun with Flight

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Mechanical Sweeper

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Capillary Action

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Astronaut Starter Kit

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Veterinarian Starter Kit

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Pinball Machine

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NGSS

Motion and Stability: Forces and Interactions

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Solar System

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NGSS

Engineering Design

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Kaleidoscope Play

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NGSS

Waves: Light and Sound

Structure and Properties of Matter

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Basketball Catapult

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NGSS

Motion and Stability: Forces and Interactions

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Fun with Flight

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NGSS

Engineering Design

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Mechanical Sweeper

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NGSS

From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Capillary Action

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NGSS

From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Astronaut Starter Kit

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NGSS

Earth’s Place in the Universe

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

Veterinarian Starter Kit

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NGSS

Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

Common Core

English Language Arts > Reading: Informational Texts

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