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Detecting Rise in Body Temperature in Human and Animals and its Effects on Health
6th - 8th
New ReviewBeat the heat using sensors. Scholars research normal body temperatures for humans and a specific animal. In groups, they create sensors that monitor body temperature, as well as the weather. The goal is to reduce the occurrence of heat...
Evaluating Sensors and the Impacts of Physiological Stress: Designing a Wearable Device for Rescue Workers
6th - 12th
New ReviewA long-term project has scholars consider ways in which sensors help monitor physiological stress levels of rescue workers. They design and create a portable device for this purpose. Techies to the rescue!
How Dry am I? Exploring Biomimicry and Nanotechnology
6th - 8th
New ReviewHelp your classes feel like they can walk on water! An engaging inquiry-based lesson has young scholars experiment with different surface coatings. They make observations about their properties and how they relate to the surface tension...
Algae: Tiny Plants with Big Energy Potential
5th - 7th
New ReviewMy, what big energy potential you have! Scholars learn about the energy potential of using algae as a biofuel. A PowerPoint presentation first describes the structure of algae and then how researchers use algae as biofuel to produce energy.
Equal and Opposite Thrust in Aircraft: You're a Pushover!
7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewIt's the law—every action requires a reaction, no matter how small. Pupils experience two demonstrations of Newton's third law of motion as it relates to thrust in the 10th segment of a 22-part unit on flight. Using their mathematical...