inventions

Lesson plan: How biomimicry inspires natured-based inventions to solve human problems

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In this lesson plan, students will learn about biomimicry — an innovative method in which nature inspires new inventions to solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Design an invention to keep first responders safe

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As first responders keep our communities safe, learn how to help keep them safe through new inventions. Continue reading

Student inventors solve real-world problems at Eurekafest

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Use this NewsHour lesson to learn how “invention education” is helping students to solve real-world problems. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How students can invent adaptive devices like 3D printed prosthetics

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, students will learn about assistive devices and how innovation plays a key role in the invention process. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How student inventors can help solve the Earth’s plastic problem

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Use this NewsHour lesson plan to learn more about invention education and how students are creating solutions to help improve plastic pollution. Continue reading

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