Array ( [channelID] => 16 [searchedString] => Array ( [321] => Math [322] => Elementary ) [searchType] => topics [standardsType] => topics [searchedIDs] => Array ( [ps_first] => 321 [ps_second] => 322 [ps_source] => [ps_third] => [ps_grades] => [ps_topics] => [ps_topic_children] => [ps_common_core] => [ps_search_type] => ) ) tarsta Project Search | Project Based Learning | BIE BIE « site menu

Project Search

The projects you will find here have been curated by BIE and were gathered from online project libraries. These projects are meant to inspire your own ideas or may be adapted to fit the needs of your classroom.

Search by:

157 results found in "Math, Elementary".

Refine your search:

Project Subjects Summary

A Gardener’s Dilemma
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

Communities set aside plots of land for local citizens to establish small gardens.  Students will design a plan for a family garden plot.

Common Core Standards

Analog Flash for Windows
High Tech High
Expert

Arts
Math
Science

Students will create an interactive, museum-quality exhibit that fit in a window frame and illustrated a principle of math or physics. Analog: most of the projects were mechanical.  The products were made not for PCs, but for the actual 24” x 24” x 5” interior windows of the school.

Common Core Standards

Angle Management
High Tech High
Beginner

Arts
Math
Science

Students will apply, meaning to form, intellect to object, and the ideals of balance, harmony & symmetry.  They will be create a potter’s wheel and spinning art pieces to evoke all angles of human emotion.

Common Core Standards

Architectural Planning with Pythagoras
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

Students have been marooned on an island in the South Pacific.  The harshness of the elements necessitates the prompt construction of some shelter.  They need to build a structure without the help of levels and protractors.

Common Core Standards

Are you Business Savvy?
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

The class is starting a grocery store.  Students are going to pick a different section of the grocery store (i.e. dairy, deli, produce).  Before they open the store they must investigate different ways to reduce cost (i.e. buying in bulk as opposed to individual products), establish a price to maximize profit on the products.

Common Core Standards

Audio Books are Awesome!
Beginner

Math

Students will individually listen to and critique a volunteer produced audio book from LibriVox. Students will then, as individuals or in small groups, choose a children’s literary project to narrate and dramatize in digital audio format for Librivox.

Common Core Standards

BizWorld
PBLU
Beginner

English Language Arts
Math

Elementary students design, manufacture, market and sell friendship bracelets to experience the entrepreneurial cycle.

Common Core Standards

Bridges Project
Virtual Schoolhouse
Beginner

English Language Arts
Math
Science

Students explore principles of physics and math, and hone English skills through the development of bridge proposals and working scale models.

Common Core Standards

Caching In
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

Students will combine the new Geo-Cache craze with the thrill of a treasure hunt and market their product to towns looking to bring in the public for promotion and tourism. They will make a presentation to the Board of Directors showcasing a proto-type course.

Common Core Standards

Calculicious
High Tech High
Expert

Arts
Math

The students designed their Watercolors, Acrylic Paintings and Sculptures using the calculus that they learned in class. They later exhibited the work at the San Diego Airport.

Common Core Standards

Calling All Cell Phones
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

Students will be investigating several phone service providers in order to find the plan that best suits their family’s needs and finances.

Common Core Standards

Career Exploration
ConnectEd
Beginner

English Language Arts
Health
Math
Social Studies

Students investigate the varied career opportunities available within the health and biomedical sciences, conduct research on possible career paths, and explore the skills needed for each one.

Common Core Standards

Cash for Your Clunker?
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

The US government is offering a $3500 or $4500 value towards the purchase or lease of a new car if you trade-in your clunker.  Students will investigate this promotion and determine if it is just too good to be true.  They must also determine if it is better to purchase or lease the new vehicle.

Common Core Standards

Catch the Fever
ConnectEd
Experienced

English Language Arts
Health
Math
Science
Social Studies
World Languages

Students investigate the role of microorganisms in causing disease. They also study the impact of a public health infrastructure, along with medical and pharmaceutical advances, on the evolution of microorganisms.

Common Core Standards

Chicken Coops
Project H
Beginner

Career Technical Education
Math

Each student is expected to design one original chicken coop using all of the tools and design concepts covered this semester. From 13 individual designs we will move to small groups to develop 6 designs.  From 6 we will further develop, prototype and build 3 coop designs.  Group pairings will be subjective to student performance, group dynamics and conceptual alignment of individual designs all at the discretion of the instructors.

Code Breakers
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

As an agent of the National Security Agency (NSA), students will crack coded messages that are intercepted.  They just received a message from a well known terrorist group and need to crack the code, find the coordinates, and send a coded message to their supervisor.

Common Core Standards

Communications and the Lunar Outpost
NASA
Beginner

Math

Students will apply mathematics formulas to calculate various geometric measures in the relationships between the height of a lunar communication tower and the tower’s communications range.

Common Core Standards

Conceptual Art Project
High Tech High
Beginner

Math

Students designed unique art pieces using a set of mathematical concepts.  They then followed their own directions to create their piece on a canvas.

Common Core Standards

Concession Creation
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

How can we determine what food and drinks to purchase and sell in a dance concession stand to make the most profit?  The students are going to research and present their findings to the 7th grade team of teachers.

Common Core Standards

Connecting Math to Our Lives
iEARN
Beginner

Math

Students compare cost of living in different countries.

Common Core Standards

Connecting Math to Our Lives
iEARN
Beginner

English Language Arts
Math

Students learn how math is connected to occupations by interviewing people in their community.

Common Core Standards

Courtyard Re-Design
Beginner

Arts
Math
Science

Students from Schenk Elementary School present their finished designs to a group of school architects, planners, & designers. The video also demonstrates teacher planning.

Common Core Standards

Crime Scene Investigation
ConnectEd
Experienced

English Language Arts
Health
Math
Science
Social Studies

Students take on the role of crime scene investigators to solve a murder that has occurred at the school.

Common Core Standards

Cuddles
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math
Science

Students will serve as the Chief Financial Officer, the Director of Research & Development, and the Director of Marketing for a stuffed animal company. They must research the marketability of different types of stuffed animals and present their proposals to the CEO.

Common Core Standards

Custom Cup Coasters
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

Students will create a custom coaster design for a client and pitch the idea to the Design Department Manager of a local firm.

Common Core Standards

Do No Harm
ConnectEd
Experienced

English Language Arts
Health
Math
Science
Social Studies

Students learn about the roles government plays in setting policy and supporting and regulating various aspects of the healthcare industry, and about the impact these activities have on the lives of ordinary citizens.

Common Core Standards

Domino Effect
Mathalicious
Beginner

Math

We’ll use linear equations to find the base price (y-intercept) and cost per additional topping (slope) to figure out how much Domino’s is really charging for pizza.

Common Core Standards

Domino Effect
PBLU
Beginner

Math

In Domino Effect, students find out how much Domino’s is really charging for pizza and explore this even further in three project tasks, Chain Gang, Cover Me and Top It Like It’s Hot.

Common Core Standards

Dream Big
West Virginia DOE
Beginner

Math

Students will explore the possibility of designing a dream bedroom by creating a scale drawing of the room and researching the cost of furnishings, wall and floor coverings and decorations.

Common Core Standards

Dream Vacation
NextLesson
Beginner

English Language Arts
Math
Social Studies

Using a budget of $10,000, students will create their dream vacation. This activity will require them to do internet research, allocate resources, calculate the cost of the trip, convert costs and learn the geography of a new area.

Common Core Standards


Page 1 of 6 pages  1 2 3 >  Last ›

Recommended for You