inventions

Lesson plan: Inventing “assistive devices” that give people their independence

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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 their community’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

Daily News Lesson: Why this athlete invented a sports concussion sensor

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In this NewsHour lesson, you’ll learn about a concussion sensor invention that helps athletes detect if they may have a concussion. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How inventions will land humans on Mars

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Using the invention process, students will explore solutions to some of the problems facing the Mars mission and decide whether or not they are on board with expanding humankind’s reach in the universe. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Girl coders crack glass ceiling | STEM Student Reporting Labs

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In this lesson, students will learn about the engineering design process and use it to address the gender gap in STEM. Continue reading

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