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GPS Art
Engineering Category:
Students design their own logo or picture and use a handheld GPS receiver to map it out. They write out a word or graphic on a field or playground, walk the path, and log GPS data. The results display their "art" on their GPS receiver screen. 8 (7-9) CO :
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
35 mins 2 US\$ 0.00
Give an Inch, Take a Foot
Engineering Category:
Students practice measuring techniques by measuring different objects and distances around the classroom. They practice using different scales of measurement in metric units and estimation. Also, stud...
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4 (3-5) CO :
Math (2009)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
30 mins 2 US\$ 0.00
GPS Scavenger Hunt
Engineering Category:
Students go on a GPS scavenger hunt. They use GPS receivers to find designated waypoints and report back on what they found. They compute distances between waypoints based on the latitude and longitude, and compare with the distance the receiver finds. 8 (7-9) CO :
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
35 mins 2 US\$ 0.00
The Good, the Bad and the Electromagnet
Engineering Category:
Using plastic straws, wire, batteries and iron nails, student teams build and test two versions of electromagnets—one with and one without an iron nail at its core. They test each magnet's ability p...
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5 (5-8) FL :
Science (2008)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
1 hr 3 US\$ 0.00
Glue Sticks Bend & Twist
Engineering Category:
Students use hot glue gun sticks to learn about the forces of tension, compression and torsion. 7 (6-8) ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
MA :
Science (2001)
20 mins 2 US\$ 0.25
Get Your Charge Away from Me!
Engineering Category:
This activity is an easy way to demonstrate the fundamental properties of polar and non-polar molecules (such as water and oil), how they interact, and the affect surfactants (such as soap) have on th...
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4 (3-12) FL :
Science (2008)
Math (2007)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
20 mins 4 US\$ 1.00
Got Energy? Spinning a Food Web
Engineering Category:
Students learn about energy flow in food webs, including the roles of the sun, producers, consumers and decomposers in the energy cycle. They model a food web and create diagrams of food webs using th...
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4 (3-5) CO :
Science (2009)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
50 mins 8 US\$ 1.00
The Great Gravity Escape
Engineering Category:
Students use water balloons and a length of string to understand how the force of gravity between two objects and the velocity of a spacecraft can balance to form an orbit. They see that when the velo...
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8 (6-8) CO :
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
NGSS :
Science (2013)
50 mins 4 US\$ 1.00
Gumdrop Atoms
Engineering Category:
Students use gumdrops and toothpicks to make lithium atom models. Using these models, they investigate the makeup of atoms, including their relative size. Students are then asked to form molecules out...
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6 (5-7) CO :
Science (2009)
CCSS :
Math (2010)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
NGSS :
Science (2013)
30 mins 2 US\$ 1.50
Glaciers, Water and Wind, Oh My!
Engineering Category:
This hands-on activity explores five different forms of erosion (chemical, water, wind, glacier and temperature). Students rotate through stations and model each type of erosion on rocks, soils and mi...
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5 (3-5) CO :
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
ITEEA :
Technology (2000)
100 mins 2 US\$ 2.00
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