Preschool to Elementary Curriculum & Activities

Fun Websites for Little Builders

Architecture, Building and Construction links for kids

This website features many hands-on activities for elementary-age children, and interesting facts about famous construction projects, such as Seattle’s Space Needle.

http://www.b4ubuild.com/kids/kidlinks.html

Construction Activities for Children

With birthday party ideas and coloring pages, this is a great site for little construction workers in the making.

http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/transportation/construction/index.htm

Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs Foundation

John Ratzenberger of 1980’s sitcom “Cheers” fame is the spokesperson for this foundation and their numerous activities for young people across the country.

http://www.nutsandboltsfoundation.org/

Blockworks

Kids can construct buildings and towns virtually on this fun website.

http://hypervisual.com/blockworks/

Bob the Builder

The famous cartoon for preschoolers has a website with coloring pages and posters, online games, and resources for parents.

http://www.bobthebuilder.com

 

Activities and Lessons

Zoom into Engineering

This site hasfantastic and fun science-based engineering lessons and experiments teachers can use in their classrooms.

http://pbskids.org/zoom/grownups/engineering/