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Title SummaryGrade Educational StandardsTime Group Size Cost/Grp
Wait Program!
Partial Design Badge
After completing the associated lesson, students test their understanding in two programming tasks that utilize LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT robots and sound/touch sensors. In the first challenge, students...
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5 (4-8)ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
MO:
Science (2008)
Math (2010)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins2 US$ 0.00
Walk, Run, Jump!
In this activity, students participate in a series of timed relay races using their skeletal muscles. The compare the movement of skeletal muscle and relate how engineers help astronauts exercise skeletal muscles in space.5 (3-5)CO:
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
30 mins6 US$ 0.00
Washing Air
Partial Design Badge
Students observe and discuss a simple model of a wet scrubber to understand how this pollutant recovery method functions in cleaning industrial air pollution.5 (4-6)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
20 mins28 US$ 15.00
Wasting Energy at Home
People use energy in all aspects of their lives — for cooking, lighting and entertainment. Much of this energy use takes place in buildings, such as our homes. To save money and reduce the impact on...
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4 (3-5)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins1 US$ 0.00
Watch It Slide!
Students use inclined planes as they recreate the difficult task of raising a monolith of rock to build a pyramid. They compare the push and pull of different-sized blocks up an inclined plane, determ...
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4 (3-5)CO:
Math (2009)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
30 mins3 US$ 1.50
Watch Out for the Blind Spots
Partial Design Badge
In this service-learning engineering project, students follow the steps of the engineering design process to design a hearing testing device. More specifically, they design a prototype machine that ca...
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10 (9-11)CO:
Math (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
16 hrs 40 mins28 US$ 50.00
Water Desalination Plant
Students use a thermal process approach to design, build and test a small-scale desalination plant that is capable of significantly removing the salt content from a saltwater solution. Students use a ...
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7 (7-8)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
2 hrs 15 mins3 US$ 0.50
Water Filtration
Partial Design Badge
Students are asked to design methods to filter water using ordinary materials, while also considering their designs' material and cost efficiencies. They learn about the importance of water and its ro...
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4 (3-5)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
MA:
Science (2001)
Math (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
1 hr 0.00
Water Power
Partial Design Badge
Students observe a model waterwheel to investigate the transformations of energy involved in turning the blades of a hydro-turbine. Students work as engineers to create model waterwheels while conside...
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4 (3-5)CO:
Science (2009)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins4 US$ 1.00
Water Remediation Lab
Students measure the effectiveness of water filters in purifying contaminated water. They prepare test water by creating different concentrations of bleach (chlorine-contaminated) water. After passing...
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8 (7-9)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
MO:
Science (2008)
Math (2008)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
45 mins3 US$ 6.00
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