Applying the Standards: STEM Workbook for third-grade offers 64 pages of highly engaging STEM tasks. It includes a problem-solving rubric and guided pages that walk students through completing each step of the STEM process. Third-graders will complete tasks in areas such as bubble geometry, engineering towers, inventions and space physics. The Applying the Standards: STEM series emphasizes creativity and innovation in science, technology, engineering and math. A variety of topics are covered with 30 engaging tasks, and a culminating reflection question for each task encourages students to think about and apply their newfound learning and knowledge.