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Building Our Bridge to Fun!
Engineering Category: 
Students identify different bridge designs and construction materials used in modern day engineering. They work in construction teams to create paper bridges and spaghetti bridges based on existing br...
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5 (4-6) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NY :
 Science (1996)
240 mins 5 US$ 2.50
Eureka! Or Buoyancy and Archimedes' Principle
Engineering Category: 
Students explore material properties in hands-on and visually evident ways via the Archimedes' principle. First, they design and conduct an experiment to calculate densities of various materials and p...
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10 (9-11) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NCTM :
 Math (2000)
WA :
 Math (2008)
4 hrs 4 US$ 5.00
How Fast Can a Carrot Rot?
Engineering Category: 
Students conduct experiments to determine what environmental factors favor decomposition by soil microbes. They use chunks of carrots for the materials to be decomposed, and their experiments are car...
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6 (6-8) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NC :
 Science (2004)
 Math (2003)
4 hrs 4 US$ 2.00
Cooking with the Sun - Creating a Solar Oven
Engineering Category: 
For this activity, students will be given a set of materials: cardboard, a set of insulating materials (i.e. foam, newspaper, etc.), aluminum foil, and plexiglass. Students will then become engineers...
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6 (6-8) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NC :
 Science (2004)
4 hrs 3 US$ 5.00
Racing with the Sun - Creating a Solar Car
Engineering Category: 
Students use engineering design principles to construct and test a fully solar powered car. Several options exist, though we recommend the "Junior Solar Sprint" (JSS) Car Kits that can be purchased w...
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6 (6-8) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NC :
 Science (2004)
4 hrs 2 US$ 35.00
Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Sweetness?
Engineering Category: 
In the first part of the activity, each student chews a piece of gum until it loses its sweetness, and then leaves the gum to dry for several days before weighing it to determine the amount of mass lo...
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7 (6-9) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NC :
 Science (2004)
4 hrs 4 US$ 2.00
Solar Water Heater
Engineering Category: 
Student teams design and build solar water heating devices that mimic those used in residences to capture energy in the form of solar radiation and convert it to thermal energy. This thermal energy is...
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9 (9-11) CO :
 Science (2009)
 Math (2009)
ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NGSS :
 Science (2013)
240 mins 3 US$ 10.00
Designing a Spectroscopy Mission
Engineering Category: 
Students find and calculate the angle that light is transmitted through a holographic diffraction grating using trigonometry. After finding this angle, student teams design and build their own spectro...
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11 (10-12) CO :
 Science (1995)
 Science (2009)
 Math (2009)
ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
240 mins 4 US$ 20.00
Mouse Trap Racing in the Computer Age!
Engineering Category: 
Students design, build and evaluate a spring-powered mouse trap racer. For evaluation, teams equip their racers with an intelligent brick from a LEGO© MINDSTORMS© NXT Education Base Set and a HiTech...
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12 (9-12) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NY :
 Science (1996)
240 mins 3 US$ 1.00
How Fast Does Water Travel through Soils?
Engineering Category: 
Students measure the permeability of different types of soils, compare results and realize the importance of size, voids and density in permeability response. 5 (4-5) ITEEA :
 Technology (2000)
NY :
 Science (1996)
 Math (2005)
240 mins 5 US$ 0.00
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