Teamwork

Teamwork

Teamwork is important in the classroom and the engineering field. Students read about why teamwork is so important in this field and how engineers work together on projects. Students complete activities that focus on working with and communicating with team members....
Problem Solving

Problem Solving

This unit reviews different types of problem solving and then students apply it to creating and testing structures. Students use boards, bolts, and cables to investigate tension and compression on square and triangular structures. Students use various materials to...
Design and Modeling

Design and Modeling

This unit introduces factors in the design process and takes students through designing and modeling a solution to a problem. Students design, create, and draw pictogram directions for building a container that will hold and protect 25 pieces of fruit. Time: 1-3 Hours...