Building Tetrahedral Kites
Middle schoolers work together to build tetrahedral kites. They must follow directions and the provided materials. They discover the engineering concepts needed to make the kite.
6th - 8th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 8 Downloads
Running the Stairs: Measuring Work, Energy, and Power
When the class runs for the hills in this activity, they return with a deeper understanding of the math behind the physics concept of work. Beginning with a physical experiment and ending with a thoughtful analysis of results, learners...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Working With Equivalent Fractions, Decimals and Percentages: Assessments
Following instruction, scholars show what they know with two assessments that coincide with Virtual Math Girl's lessons on equivalent fractions, decimals, and percents. Each assessment provides learners with the opportunity to show their...
3rd - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Build a Big Wheel
As Albert Einstein once said, "I have not failed, I have just found 10,000 ways that don't work." When it comes to creating something new, it takes perseverance and the right attitude. Engineers face a variety of challenges and several...
4th - 12th Technology & Engineering CCSS: Adaptable