K CUP CUP TOWER CHALLENGE
Join our global K Cup Tower Building Challenge!
K CUPS FOR MATH
Check out the many ideas and math lessons here: K Cups Math Resource Page
K CUPS FOR ART
Check out this masterpiece by Mrs. Evershed’s Grade 7 Class from Earnscliffe SPS in Brampton Ontario! Builds creativity, problem solving and collaboration.
WORTH A MINT- FATHER”S DAY GIFT
Use two K Cups to package the mints for this sentimental Father’s Day gift. Students personalize the card. Follow the simple visual instructions and download the PDF of the card. Enjoy!
GIVE THE GIFT OF A TREE
Use the filters and coffee grounds saved from K Cups to pot your trees/flowers! An environmentally friendly, symbolic gift!
Follow these simple visual instructions!
MAKE COFFEE GROUND PLAY DOUGH
Here is also a link to a video to make a different coffee ground play dough recipe.
– 2 cups of coffee grounds
– 1/2 cup of salt
– 1 cup water
-10 full k-cups of flour
Mix in 1 1/2 cups of corn meal.
Gradually add in 1/2 of salt then stir.
Then add 1/2 to 1 cup of water slowly while stirring.
Finally add 10 full k-cups of flour and kneed with hands for 2 min adding more flour if necessary.
USE COFFEE GROUD PLAY DOUGH FOR MATH!
My students are now using the coffee ground play dough to build solid objects and are
working out the math (i.e. surface area, volume, perimeter, area, etc).
USE K CUPS FOR STARTER POTS!
For Mother’s Day, my students planted herbs for their moms. We used K Cups as starter pots!
USE K CUPS TO MAKE MUSIC!
My students are making music with K Cups. Check out our video!
USE K CUPS TO BUILD TOWERS!
Children of all ages LOVE building towers. Check out the cool towers my students have
made. They also like the single stack challenge. The record in 20 K Cups stacked can you beat it?
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