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Design and Build a Better Candy Bag

Student teams will design a candy bag, and predict the volume and strength of their design.

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Irrigation Ideas

Students learn how irrigation systems move water from one location to others where it may be needed for farming.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Environments and Resources

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

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design

Pulleys and Force

Students learn how pulleys work, and explore how multiple pulleys can reduce required force to move an object.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 11

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Motion and Forces, Simple Machines

Simple Machines

Three student handouts are provided for advance review:

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 11

CATEGORIES:

Motion and Forces, Simple Machines

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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Playing with Parachutes

Students work in teams to design and build parachutes out of everyday items.

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The Phone Charger Conundrum

Student teams learn how engineers work together to develop products that are compatible with other products. 

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AGE LEVELS:

12 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Electricity and Magnetism, Engineering Design, Technology

Chair Lift Challenge

Students explore how engineers work to provide safe transportation options in different environments and climates.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Motion and Forces

Solving Problems with Decision Trees

Students learn about decision trees, subscription fraud and how they can use decision trees to solve the problem.

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AGE LEVELS:

14 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

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