Teach Engineering Home Page
Keyword Search
Edu. Standards Search
Advanced Search Tips to improve your search
Login |Your Account

Search Activities:

Grade Level:
Group Size:
to
to
Max Expendable Cost per Group ($US):

Time Required:
to
Term(s):

Showing page 1 of 84 pages. Viewing records 1-10 of 833 records returned.
Search By: ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ (show all)
Title Summary Grade Educational Standards Time Group Size Cost/Grp
Growing and Graphing
Engineering Category: 
Students visit second- and fourth-grade classes to measure the heights of older students using large building blocks as a non-standard unit of measure. They also measure adults in the school community...
... more
K (K-2) CCSS :
 Math (2010)
ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NC :
 Science (2004)
 Math (2003)
4 hrs 2 US$ 0.00
Make Your Own Recycled Paper
Engineering Category: 
Students learn how paper is made. Working together, they make their own paper. This activity introduces students to recycling; what it is, its importance, and how it affects their lives. 1 (K-2) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
MA :
 Science (2001)
40 mins US$ 1.00
Touch and Discover
Engineering Category: 
Student teams identify and categorize various objects using their senses of touch and sight. One student chooses five objects for his/her blindfolded partner to describe and identify based solely on t...
... more
1 (K-2) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
MA :
 Science (2001)
30 mins 2 US$ 0.00
Light Plants and Dark Plants, Wet Plants and Dry Ones
Engineering Category: 
Students plant sunflower seeds in plastic cups, and once germinated, expose them to varying light or soil moisture conditions. They measure growth of the seedlings every few days using non-standard me...
... more
1 (1-3) CCSS :
 Math (2010)
ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NC :
 Science (2004)
4 hrs 1 US$ 0.66
Invent a Backscratcher from Everyday Materials
Engineering Category: 
Being able to recognize a problem and design a potential solution is the first step in the development of new and useful products. In this activity, students create a device to get "that pesky itch in...
... more
1 (K-2) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
MA :
 Science (2001)
45 mins 2 US$ 0.00
Do Different Colors Absorb Heat Better?
Engineering Category: 
Students test whether the color of a material affects how much heat it absorbs. They leave ice cubes placed in boxes made of colored paper (one box per color; white, yellow, red and black) in the sun,...
... more
1 (K-2) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
MA :
 Science (2001)
NGSS :
 Science (2013)
1 hr US$ 2.00
Which Roof is Tops?
Engineering Category: 
When you walk or drive around your neighborhood what do the roofs look like? What if you lived in an area with a different climate, how would that effect the style of roof that you might find. This i...
... more
1 (K-2) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
MA :
 Science (2001)
40 mins US$ 1.00
How High Can a Super Ball Bounce?
Engineering Category: 
Students determine the coefficient of restitution (or the elasticity) for super balls. Working in pairs, they drop balls from a meter height and determine how high they bounce. They measure, record an...
... more
2 (2-4) CA :
 Science (1998)
 Math (1997)
ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
30 mins 2 US$ 0.09
Save the Stuffed Animal! Push & Pull
Engineering Category: 
Students develop an understanding of the concepts of "push" and "pull" as they "save" stuffed animals from danger using LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT robots. After learning more about the concepts through a...
... more
2 (1-3) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NY :
 Science (1996)
45 mins 2 US$ 0.00
Heave Ho!
Engineering Category: 
Students will discover the scientific basis for the use of inclined planes. They will explore, using a spring scale, a bag of rocks and an inclined plane, how dragging objects up a slope is easier th...
... more
2 (1-3) AAAS-2061 :
 Science (1993)
ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
30 mins 4 US$ 0.00
Search By: ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ (show all)
Showing page 1 of 84 pages. Viewing records 1-10 of 833 records returned.
K12 engineering curriculum K-12 engineering curricula K12 engineering curricula K-12 engineering activities K12 engineering activities K-12 engineering lessons K12 engineering lessons Engineering for children Engineering activities for children K-12 science activities K12 science activities K-12 science lessons K12 science lessons K12 engineering K-12 engineering K-12 engineering education K12 engineering education Are you a bot?
Use of the TeachEngineering digital library and this website constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.