Model of Prosthetic Leg

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Give the class a leg up in their understanding of engineering. A STEM activity has learners design a prosthetic leg that can kick a ball. They build a prototype of the prosthetic, keeping track of the design costs associated with their prototype based on a given price chart.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Team up with a Biology teacher for the lesson
  • Invite a prosthetics expert to give a presentation
Classroom Considerations

  • Part of the SLED Design activities
  • Requires a variety of materials
Pros

  • Includes possible assessment options
  • Lists web resources for additional study
Cons

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