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A Century of Plastics

Students learn about how the development of plastics have impacted our world.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Properties of Materials

A Question of Balance

Students learn how manufacturing engineers develop systems for creating consistent products.

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Adaptive Device Design

Students learn about how the engineering behind adaptive devices has impacted everyday life. Topics examined include problem solving, teamwork, and the engineering design process.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

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Engineering Design

AI Search: Lions and Gazelles

This is an introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) ‘state-space search.’ The entertaining story line provides necessary background justifying the classic rules.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 13

CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

Animation with Object Efficiency

This lesson shows how an object made of connected parts can be animated by displaying it as a series of graphic images.

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AGE LEVELS:

11 - 13

CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

Arduino Blink Challenge

Students explore how engineers have solved societal problems such as applying computing to turn lights on and off.

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Assembly Line

Students will time themselves as they assemble a product individually that meets quality control criteria.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design

Be A Scanning Probe Microscope

Students explore how equipment developed by engineers allows us to "see" at the nanoscale.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 14

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Structure of Matter, Technology

Binary Basics

The lesson begins by asking how a Stone Age man managed to go home to his cave and tell his family he had caught 11 fish when he only has 10 fingers?

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AGE LEVELS:

9 - 12

CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

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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