Lessons & Activities

  • KEVA® Curriculum

    These sessions are designed to transform a wide variety of topics into kinesthetic learning adventures. Each lesson plan was written to support the particular learning objectives of the teacher.

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  • Following Directions with KEVA®

    Objective: Students will follow directions as they build a variety of towers.

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  • The Same, Yet Different

    Objective: Students will create KEVA sculptures using the same parameters and then observe the many different results.

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  • KEVA® Minimalism

    Objective: Students will understand the basic principle of using a minimal amount of medium to create a piece of art.

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  • KEVA® Great Wall of China

    ObjectiveStudents will re-create the Great Wall of China with KEVA planks.

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  • Why Does the Earth Look Flat?

    Objective: Students will demonstrate that by increasing the number of sides of a regular polygon they will approximate a circle. Students will demonstrate that segments (arcs) of a very large circle can appear straight.

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  • KEVA® Cantilevers

    Objective: Students will conduct a scientific experiment to determine the weight required to support different lengths of cantilevers.

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  • Geometric Shapes with KEVA®

    Objective: Students will use KEVA planks to construct regular triangles, squares, pentagons, hexagons and octagons.

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  • Measuring with KEVA® for Older Students

    Objective: Students will use the length-to-width ratios of KEVA planks to determine the heights of their towers.

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  • KEVA® as a Non-Standard Unit of Measurement

    Objective: Students will use KEVA planks as a non-standard unit of measurement to measure various items.

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  • Volume (or KEVA³)

    Objective: Students will calculate the volumes of objects constructed with KEVA planks.

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  • Area (or KEVA²)

    ObjectiveStudents will calculate the areas of rectangles with KEVA planks.

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