Welcome to Get Caught Engineering, a resource site to help teachers and parents connect “classroom learning” with real life applications in STEM: science, technology, engineering and math. Our goal is to provide lessons, ideas, and references for hands-on engineering experiences that excite and challenge elementary children.
Froebel Blocks: Gifts 2-6 ages 3+. Josef Albers, Charles Eames, Buckminster Fuller, Johannes Itten, Paul Klee, and Frank Lloyd Wright are famous examples of children educated with the Froebel materials. The stone version of Froebel Blocks made in Germany by the Anker Steinbaukasten GmbH factory (founded by Adolf Richter, a wealthy businessman in Froebel's village of Rudolstadt) were a favorite toy of Albert Einstein.
LIVE LEARN PASS IT ON!: The Practical Benefits of Generations Growing Together in Faith by Patty Meyers - Meyers provides an overview of intergenerational learning that includes models, stories, theoretical and practical helps, and biblical and theological foundations on which to build a practical, intergenerational ministry in any church.
Better Study Habits for ADHD Kids - 18 page #Slideshow - "1) Get homework turned in with organization routines 2) Set up a homework station 3) Keep a calendar 4) Work with teachers 5) Stay on Schedule... "