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  1. "Does it Pour Out?" Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity comparing electromagnetic and gravitational forces.

  2. A Sensor for Ion Detection Using Ligand Surface Attachment

    15 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Albena Ivanisevic

    Created by Dr. Albena Ivanisevic; Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Chemistry; Purdue University

  3. Animal Physiology: Size and Surface Area in Animal Physiology

    06 Mar 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Nancy Pelaez, Harmony Dalgleish

    The major goals of the module are for students to a) be exposed to the overwhelming importance of size in an animal's life; b) understand the relationships between surface area, volume, and size; and c) see how the relationship between surface area and its volume is fundamental to the operation...

  4. Assessment Examples

    23 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Brenda Capobianco, James Daniel Lehman

    Examples assessments from the mini-workshop on Gathering Evidence to Improve Practice.

  5. Band Gap Tuning of Zinc Oxide Films for Solar Energy Conversion

    15 Jun 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kyoung-Shin Choi

    Created by Dr. Kyoung-Shin Choi; Department of Chemistry; Purdue University

  6. Biodiesel

    10 May 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Veronica Curtis-Palmer, Ana Fraiman

    In this module students will learn about Lewis acid-catalyzed synthesis of biodiesel. Students will first perform titrations to determine acid value measurement of waste oil. Students will then carry out Lewis acid catalysis for the transesterification of vegetable oil. Then they will use proton...

  7. Biofuels Mythbusters Supporting Materials

    19 Oct 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kathy Daniels, Todd Millar

    These are the rubric and instructions and objectives for the Biofuels Mythbusters activity from the 2012 Research Goes to School workshop.

  8. Black Box Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity modeling how the atomic force microscope works.

  9. Brain Health and Cognitive Influences

    30 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Chaddock-Heymen

    Brain Health and Cognitive Influences Module contains three documents:Aerobic Fitness, Physical Activity, and Brain Health.mp4 (video)Aerobic Fitness, Physical Activity, and Brain Health.srt (closed captioning file)Brain Health and Cognitive Influences.pdf (supporting document...

  10. Calculating the Potential Energy of Flowing Water

    17 Feb 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kari Clase

    RGS Summer 2011 Week 1 Material: Student Activity

  11. Circuits PowerPoint

    10 Jun 2013 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): David C Eichinger, Erin K Doherty, James Daniel Lehman, Venkatesh Merwade

    PowerPoint slides to accompany the Design of a Door Alarm task.

  12. Cisplatin: Observation and Serendipity

    06 Mar 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): James Forney

    This lesson is part of a sophomore level biochemistry course to introduce the concepts of experimental design. Students are provided with the description of an experiment designed to examine the effect of an electric field on bacterial growth. They are given initial observations from the...

  13. Consequences of Obesity Part 1: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

    27 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Nanu Gletsu-Miller, Kimberly K. Buhman

    The Consequences of Obesity Part 1: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Module contains five documents:Diabetes.mp4 (video)Diabetes.srt (closed captioning file)Cardiovascular Disease.mp4 (video)Cardiovascular Disease.srt (closed captioning file)Consequences of Obesity part 1 -...

  14. Consequences of Obesity Part 2: Cancer and Bone Health

    30 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dorothy Teegarden, Connie M. Weaver

    Consequences of Obesity Part 2: Cancer and Bone Health contains five documents:Obesity and Cancer.mp4 (video)Obesity and Cancer.srt (closed captioning file)Adolescent Bone Health.mp4 (video)Adolescent Bone Health.srt (closed captioning file)Consequences of Obesity Part 2 -...

  15. Culturally Relevant Interventions

    31 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Ann Bessenbacher, Angela Wiley, amber j hammons

    The Culturally Relevant Interventions Module contains four documents:Culturally Relevant Interventions.mp4 (video)Culturally Relevant Interventions.srt (closed captioning file)Abriendo Caminos: Preventing Obesity in Latino Families Program.mp4 (video)Abriendo Caminos: Preventing...

  16. Curriculum Maps

    13 Nov 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dana Nicole Ruggiero

    Curriculum maps from:Sunnyside grade 5, grade 6, and grade 5 humanitiesWea Ridge, Wea 6th,TaylorKokomo

  17. Decision Matrix

    20 Jul 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Todd Richard Kelley

    Here is a sample of a decision matrix

  18. Design Brief Template

    09 Jun 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Todd Richard Kelley

    This file provides the SLED template for creating a design brief

  19. Design Sketching Instruction

    11 Jun 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Todd Richard Kelley

    The presentation can be used to help students see authentic examples of design sketches of Thomas Edison and Rube Goldberg. Teaching the role of sketching is as important as teaching how to sketch.

  20. Design Team Developed: Compost Bin Lesson Plan

    05 Apr 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): James Daniel Lehman

    SLED project lesson plan for compost bin design task.