Teacher Experience Comments for "Able Sports"
Comment by Anonymous
April 12, 2011
Students are asked to design a sport for students with disabilities, taking into account the disability. How empowering! To have a sport that YOU could play better because of what some see as a disability. It meets the National Science
Standards, and I checked to see if it met a couple of other states, and it did! The procedures are well written, even including the fact that if the reason you can't use crutches in your design. So now your students are in Physical Education Classes, designing a sport for those who have a disability, and they are using engineering!
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