Auto Mechanics Teacher Resources
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New Review How Manual Transmissions Work
A mechanic quickly summarizes the primary mechanisms of a manual transmission in this brief video, which would work great for any auto shop class class or other appropriate engineering elective.
2 mins 9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Basic Automotive Maintenance (Part 1) - YouTube
Wish you knew more about car maintenance? Make sure your class members are prepared with this incredibly valuable knowledge, whether you're teaching an auto shop class or some other type of life skills course. Here you'll find a video that reviews some essential tasks of automotive maintenance, from how to check vital fluids to replacing an air filter or checking tire pressure.
7 mins 9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 6 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Safety in the Auto Shop/Laboratory Environment
High schoolers evaluate typical auto shop sectons and layout. They identify safety hazards in the auto shop. Students examine measures to prevent common shop accidents. They discuss general safety rules for the auto shop. High schoolers identify various potential safety hazards in the shop.
9th - 12th Science 13 Views 26 Downloads
Auto Shopping Project
Students engage in a lesson that is concerned with the concept of shopping for an automobile. They use assorted technology applications in order to create a newsletter, slideshow, brochures, and written report comparing two different cars.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Creating a Worm Using a Swept Path
Who wouldn't want to know how to create a worm using a swept path? Learners watch as you demonstrate how to create a worm that will mate with worm gear in order to create a helical path. Basically, they learn the first step in installing hubcaps by drawing the mechanisms at work.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 1 Download
Matter and Energy
Does the change in energy of matter lead to a change in mass? Upcoming chemists compare the mass of equal-volume, but different-temperature liquids and materials both before and after a chemical reaction has occurred. In another activity, they examine product labels to find commonly used elements and compounds.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 30 Downloads
What does NASCAR have to do with science? Allow your middle schoolers to discover the answer and learn about Newton's laws of motion through a fun and engaging STEM investigation. Not only do your young scientists get to play with toy cars while learning about physics, but they have a chance to examine potential careers related to the racecar industry.
6th - 8th Science 24 Views 31 Downloads CCSS: Designed
A Moving Experience - Forces and Inertia
Students consider the first part of Newton's First Law of Motion, the Law of Inertia of objects at rest, which states that every object remains at rest unless acted on by a force. They perform hands-on experiments which demonstrate this law.
5th - 6th Science 33 Views 121 Downloads
Fifth graders gather information about the roles, responsibilities, skills, and training and education requirements of workers. Then they input this information into a graphic organizer chart and identify the similarities and differences in the careers.
5th 21st Century Skills 24 Views 93 Downloads
New Review How Manual Transmission Works
What fun! Get it in gear, reverse time, and speed up the education process with a short, black-and-white film clip that models to a T how a manual transmission works. Although designed for vocational and auto shop classes, the explanation works for all drivers of stick shifts.
10 mins 9th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words
Eschew obfuscation. Or at the very least, use context to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words. Strategies for using context are outlined in a short video that suggests looking for the definition in the sentence, for examples that may help, for synonyms or antonyms, or by substituting other words that keep the sense of the sentence.
6 mins 9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
All About A
There are a total of 10 multiple-choice questions whose answers all begin with the letter a on this worksheet. Here is a great rainy day or warm-up activity! Note: You can print this out, or have your class take the quiz online. Answers are provided after submitting answers online.
7th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Fourth graders engage in a lesson which provides a better understanding of safety rules outlined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. They submit a written report from the Safety Briefing Handout which summarizes the key points.
4th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Road to Careers (Part 1)
Fifth graders explore career options and potential jobs. In this career lesson, 5th graders study various careers and the training or education needed for those careers. Students study posters and name career paths as well as occupations in the paths.
5th 21st Century Skills 19 Views 21 Downloads