# Lesson Plans

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## Flashlights and Batteries

Students learn how batteries work, and explore the simple circuit system found in a standard flashlight. Topics examined include batteries, electron flow, switches, and bulbs.

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8 - 11

#### CATEGORIES:

Electricity and Magnetism, Energy, Technology

## Folding Matters

Students explore how the folding of materials is sometimes critical to the functionality or shipment of a product.

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8 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Properties of Materials, Technology

## Fun with Sorting

Eight objects, each with a hidden number, will form a list that needs to be sorted in ascending order. The numbers will only be visible to one person called the “controller”.

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10 - 16

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## Fun with Speedboats

Student learn how engineers compete in water speed races and then design their own speedboat out of everyday items.

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11 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Motion and Forces, Properties of Materials

## Get Connected With Ohm's Law

Students explore Ohm's Law using a nominal six-volt battery.

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10 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Electricity and Magnetism, Energy, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## Get It Write

Students work in teams to design and build a functional "pen" out of everyday materials that can deliver washable liquid watercolor (ink) to a sheet of paper in a controlled manner.

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8 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Properties of Materials

Students learn about friction and how ball bearings reduce friction and extend the life of machines. Topics examined include friction, ball bearings, engineering design, and problem solving.

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8 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Energy, Engineering Design, Motion and Forces

## Give Binary a Try!

Students learn about binary code, and how it is used in computers and other equipment.

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8 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## Give Me a Brake

Students learn about how basic rim bicycle brakes work, and discuss force and friction.

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8 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Energy, Engineering Design, Motion and Forces

## Graphics: Bits and Points

Computer graphics dominates young people’s lives. Their worldview is heavily influenced by pixels.

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8 - 11

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

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