Common Core Aligned Resources for HS-PS3-3.
Design, build, and refine a device that works within given constraints to convert one form of energy into another form of energy.
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Molecules and Fuel Cell Technology
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A fuel cell is where the jailer keeps gas guzzlers. Scholars review chemical reactions, chemical bonds, and chemical structure in order to apply these concepts. Participants construct fuel cell kits, using electrolysis to run the car and...
Renewable Energy Sources - Solar and Wind
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There has been a huge solar energy spill! Let's go outside to play in it. This lesson includes multiple experiments showcasing solar and wind energies. Scholars build a solar heater and an anemometer before testing the results. The...
Design Step 6: Evaluate/Manufacture a Final Product
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
This is what all of the excitement has been building up to! Young engineers create engineering drawings, use machines to manufacture their products, test, and evaluate their designs in the last step in the engineering design process.
AP Physics 1 and 2 Inquiry-Based Lab Investigations
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wondered what type of AP Physics investigations The College Board wants? This is the guide for you! Sixteen labs covering both Physics I and II will get you started and inspire you to meet the requirement of 25 percent of...
Heat Engines, Refrigerators, and Cycles: Crash Course Engineering #11
11 mins 9th - 12th
New ReviewIf you want, watch the video over and over again. The 11th installment of the Crash Course Engineering series focuses on cycles and repetition. It first reviews how heat engines work and applies the idea to heat pumps. It then explains...
Reversibility and Irreversibility: Crash Course Engineering #8
11 mins 9th - 12th
New ReviewReversibility in cars isn't about driving backwards. An informative YouTube video describes how the degree of reversibility in a system determines its efficiency. It explains the concept using an example of the pistons in a car engine...
ETS1A - Defining and Delimiting an Engineering Problem
8 mins K - 12th
Explore the meaning of an engineering problem-solving process. By defining specific world problems, the narrator emphasizes the importance of engineering in our world. He outlines the engineering process and connects the information to a...
PS3D - Energy in Chemical Processes and Everyday Life
7 mins 4th - 12th
Need to take your teaching of energy concepts to another level? Check out a strategic video that examines standard PS3D in the Next Generation Science Standards. Filled with examples, scenarios, and connections to the life sciences, the...