Engineering at STEM Events

Engineering is a collaborative practice that promotes the development of problem-solving skills, communication, and creative thinking. You can promote engineering skills for the families in your school or organization by incorporating a hands-on engineering activity into your family STEM event.

Get Down! Educator Guide & Essential Resources

These resources are designed to help STEM event organizers host an engaging engineering experience for families. The Get Down! activity can be used as a stand-alone activity or as one of several activities at a larger family STEM event.



Get Down! Educator Guide

Supports STEM event organizers hosting an engaging
engineering experience for families.

Download Get Down! Educator Guide

Get Down! Essential Resources 

Download the essential resources you need to implement Get Down! at your STEM event:

Get Down! Family Activity Guide  English Spanish

Get Down! Intro Poster

Get Down! Solutions Visual Poster


Download Additional Get Down! Resources


Engineering Design Process Poster (8.5" x 11")

A visual guide to EDP
you can follow step-by-step. 


Get Down! Testing Station  Tree Image (8.5" x 11")

Families can test their
designs on 
the tree poster


Get Down! Return  Materials Here Sign (8.5" x 11")

Encourages families to return their materials to their proper place.


Get Down! STEM  Standards Guide

See how your STEM event activities reinforce the NGSS Science and Engineering Practices.


Get Down! Event Materials for Purchase




Engineering at STEM Events Kit

The essential materials you need to run a successful STEM event for up to 80 families.


Poster Pack

Purchase these two 24" x 36" glossy posters to make your STEM event a success.




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