STEM idea: One of the most popular challenges is the Spaghetti Tower (sometimes called Marshmallow Tower) challenge. It's actually a completely doable, fun way for your kids to experiment, collaborate, and problem solve. by nina
Students must cooperatively work as a team to build the tallest spaghetti towers out of spaghetti and marshmallows. During the planning phase, students are not allowed to speak. This allows students the chance to see the importance of communicating graphically.