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TitleSummaryGradeEducational StandardsTime Associated Curriculum
3RC (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Compost)
Partial Design Badge
Students expand their understanding of solid waste management to include the idea of 3RC (reduce, reuse, recycle and compost). They look at the effects of packaging decisions (reducing) and learn abou...
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4 (3-5)CO:
Science (1995)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins Subject Areas: 1
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 3
Details
Abdominal Cavity and Laparoscopic Surgery
For students interested in studying biomechanical engineering, especially in the field of surgery, this lesson serves as an anatomy and physiology primer of the abdominopelvic cavity. Students are int...
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11 (10-12)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
1 hr 40 mins Subject Areas: 1
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 1
Details
Above-Ground Storage Tanks in the Houston Ship Channel
Students are provided with an introduction to above-ground storage tanks, specifically how and why they are used in the Houston Ship Channel. The introduction includes many photographic examples of pe...
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9 (9-12)ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
TX:
Science (2010)
45 mins Subject Areas: 3
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 1
Details
The Advantage of Machines
In this lesson, students learn about work as defined by physical science and see that work is made easier through the use of simple machines. Already encountering simple machines everyday, students wi...
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8 (7-9)CO:
Science (2009)
Math (2009)
CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
20 mins Subject Areas: 1
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 1
Details
Air Under Pressure
Students are introduced to air masses, with an emphasis on the differences between and characteristics of high- versus low-pressure air systems. Students explore actual data by comparing maps of high-...
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8 (6-8)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
15 mins Subject Areas: 2
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 1
Details
The Air We Breathe
Partial Design Badge
Students learn what causes air pollution and how to investigate the different pollutants that exist, such as toxic gases and particulate matter. They investigate the technologies developed by engineers to reduce air pollution.6 (5-7)ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins Subject Areas: 1
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 2
Details
All About Water!
Students learn about the differences between types of water (surface and ground), as well as the differences between streams, rivers and lakes. Then, they learn about dissolved organic matter (DOM), a...
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5 (4-6)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
40 mins Subject Areas: 2
Curricular Units: 0
Activities: 1
Details
The Amazing Aerogel
Aerogel, commonly called "frozen smoke," is a super-material with some amazing properties. In this lesson and its associated activity, students learn about this silicon-based solid with a sponge-like ...
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6 (5-7)AAAS-2061:
Science (2008)
CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
NC:
Science (2010)
45 mins Subject Areas: 2
Curricular Units: 0
Activities: 1
Details
The Amazing Red Planet
The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to the planet Mars. This lesson will begin by discussing the location and size of Mars relative to Earth, as well as introduce many interesting fact...
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8 (6-8)CO:
Science (2009)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins Subject Areas: 2
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 1
Details
Ampere's Law
The lesson begins with a demonstration introducing students to the force between two current carrying loops, comparing the attraction and repulsion between the loops to that between two magnets. After...
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12 (11-12)CCSS:
Math (2010)
ITEEA:
Technology (2000)
NSES:
Science (1995)
NGSS:
Science (2013)
50 mins Subject Areas: 1
Curricular Units: 1
Activities: 0
Details
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