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Don't Crack Humpty
Young scholars investigate the engineering design process and the relationship between distance, time, and speed. Using a generic car base, small groups design a device that will protect an egg on or in the car as it is rolled down a ramp at increasing slopes.
6th - 10th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 31 Downloads
Indirect Measurement Techniques-- Grade Eight
Eighth graders explore indirect measurement. In this elementary mathematics lesson, 8th graders use shadows and the concept of similarity mirrors to see reflected images and use a stadia to conduct indirect measurement. The lesson provides a real-world application of proportional reasoning and similar triangles.
8th Math 6 Views 61 Downloads
Students study the Golden Ratio and its relationship to Renaissance artists. After exploring proportions and ratios used by Renaissance artists, students create a mix of ten variations of color paint, and record the ratios of primary colors used to get each variation.
8th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 17 Downloads
Students recognize that staghorn coral helps reef growth in the Caribbean. In this Coral Reef lesson plan, students design a habitat model using various art materials to explain how staghorn coral helps the reef grow. Students share their artworks using correct art vocabulary.
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Aboriginal Voices in Canadian Contemporary Art
Students study the art work of aboriginalists and create art work of their own to demonstrate an understanding of the art form. In this art lesson plan, students create 3D art and experiment with color combinations.
7th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Principles of Design
How to use the many design elements such as color harmony, percentage of size combinations, and lines of design are described. Composition of an attractive arrangement with a focal point is addressed. Also included, many descriptions. This PowerPoint would be useful for many visual arts training courses.
Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 3 Views 19 Downloads
Mathematics Alive: Environment and Design of Human Habitats
Third graders explore the structural composition of buildings and houses. In this math lesson, 3rd graders explain how architecture is related to mathematics. They create a blueprint of a structure with at least three different spaces.
3rd Technology & Engineering 7 Views 47 Downloads
Safety Works! Modifying Designs.
Fifth graders examine inventions and personal safety devices. Using the internet, 5th graders explore safety devices and the reasons for their use. Given a list of devices, pupils research the inventor, the innovation of the device, and how it protects people.
5th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads