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Using Ohm’s Law to Build a Voltage Divider

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

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Tall Tower Challenge

Students explore the tallest buildings in the world and how they were designed and constructed.

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Water Tower Challenge

Students explore how engineers have solved societal problems such as water delivery and storage.

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Classroom Paper Recycling

Students learn about how chemical engineers and others work together to create recycled paper.

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Pollution Patrol

Students work in teams to design and build their own outdoor air pollution detectors out of everyday items.

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Rescue Rover

In this lesson, students work in teams of "engineers" to design and build their own rescue device out of everyday items.

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Waterproof that Roof!

Students work to design, build, and test a roofing system that will keep the contents of a box dry during a classroom "rainstorm."

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Shipping for Survival

Students learn about how important packaging design and engineering can be, especially when the item being shipped is an organ ready for transplant, or other living items.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Properties of Materials

Toxic Popcorn Design Challenge

Teams of students use the engineering design process to solve the Toxic Popcorn Challenge.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Environments and Resources

Biomimicry in Engineering

Students explore how engineers have incorporated systems, materials, and methods from nature into manmade products, materials, and methods found in all industries.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Buildings and Structures, Engineering Design

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