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Lesson plan: Inventing in a pandemic for the tiniest among us

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In this NewsHour lesson, learn how your students can create personal protective equipment, like face shields for infants. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How mimicking nature inspires new inventions

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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: How animals help us design new inventions to solve environmental problems

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In this PBS NewsHour lesson plan, students will learn how farm animals are improving energy output on solar farms and design their own device to improve a problem that relies on an eco-friendly solution. 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

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