engineering

Lesson Plan: An elevator for everyone — Improving on long-standing inventions with inventions of your own

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Learn how to improve on long-standing inventions with inventions of your own Continue reading

NewsHour’s ‘Invention Education’ lesson series where students are the inventors

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Explore how inventions are solving problems around the world; then have students design their own inventions that help their communities. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Invent ways to bring wind power to your community

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Explore the promise and challenges of bringing renewable energy generation to your community Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Learn from NASA’s Martian helicopter how to invent for any environment

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Experiment with engineering in changing environmental conditions Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Inventing beetle bike helmets

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In this invention lesson, students will make tiny bike helmets based on the diabolical ironclad beetle. Continue reading

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