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Lesson focuses on the engineering behind building a spring scale and its use as a measuring device. Students work in... see more

Lesson focuses on the engineering behind industrial sorting processes. Working as an engineering group, students then... see more

This lesson focuses on how the sun's energy can be used to heat and cool buildings. Teams of students construct passive... see more

This lesson focuses on surgical instrument design. Teams of students construct surgical instruments from everyday... see more

Simple machines: their principles and uses.

Lesson focuses on simple machines and how they can be found in many everyday items. Students explore the different types... see more

Lesson focuses on how packaging engineers develop customized shipping and packaging containers to meet the needs of many... see more

Lesson focuses on engineering package designs that meet the needs of safely shipping a product. Students work in teams of... see more

Lesson focuses on exploring how the development of seismographs has helped save lives around the world. Students work in... see more

Demonstrate and discuss simple circuits and the differences between parallel and serial circuit design and functions.... see more

Lesson focuses on watercraft engineering and sailing. Students work in teams to design a sailboat out of everyday objects... see more

The focus of this lesson is on rubber band powered car design. Teams of students construct rubber band powered cars from... see more

Demonstrate the concept of rotational equilibrium.

This lesson demonstrates the difference between precision and accuracy. Students design a device that can shoot a... see more

This lesson focuses on the tools and equipment used during technical rescue operations. Teams of students construct... see more

Lesson explores the electronics behind radio, and its impact on society. Students work in teams to build and test a radio... see more

Lesson focuses on how software engineers design computer games and other oftware. Student teams work together to develop... see more

Lesson focuses on how bridges are engineered to withstand weight, while being durable, and in some cases aesthetically... see more

This lesson focuses on devices that are used to detect air pollution. Teams of students construct outdoor air pollution... see more

This lesson focuses on parachute design. Teams of students construct parachutes from everyday materials. They then test... see more

Lesson explores agricultural and engineering and challenges students to engineer a system out of everyday materials that... see more

Lesson focuses on how engineers develop pipeline systems to transport oil, water, gas, and other materials over very long... see more

Lesson focuses on how pendulums have been used to measure time and how mechanical mechanism pendulum clocks operate.... see more

Lesson focuses on how engineers use various techniques to provide speedy solutions to oil spills or other threats to... see more