Materials List: Design Step 1:
Identify the Need

Each group needs:

  • Design Challenge Project Description (This document is created in advance by the teacher or brainstormed/written as a class to describe the class design challenge, patterned after the attached Example Design Challenge Project Description; or else use the example challenge description.)

           **For more design prompt ideas, check out all of our Full Design activities!

For the entire class to share:

  • overhead projection of the Engineering Design Loop Visual Aid, or copies for handouts
  • props to help explain the specific project topic; perhaps a PowerPoint with pictures and drawings