Bio-Inspired Paper Flowers
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03 Jun 2014 | Contributor(s):: Bryan Hubbard, James Daniel Lehman
This grade 3 lesson introduces students to the basic structures of plants and their functions. Students are challenged to create paper flowers that turn colors through processes that mimics how real plants function.
Design of a Green Roof
This grade 4 lesson addresses standards related to plant adaptation and response to the environment. Students are challenged to construct a model of a green roof for a house.
Design Team Developed: UV Beads Task
20 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Brenda Capobianco
UV Beads Task
Designing Safer Roadways
03 Jun 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Kendra A Erk, James Daniel Lehman
This grade 4 design task focuses on forces, motion, and transportation systems by challenging students to design a roadway that will slow and then stop vehicles from running off the road.
11 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Bryan Hubbard, Alyssa Panitch, Kari Clase, Tahira Reid, Nancy Irene Tyrie, James Daniel Lehman
This 3rd grade design activity is focused on creating a drink pouch that can keep a drink cool in the hot sun.
Earthen Dam Design Task
03 Jun 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Venkatesh Merwade, James Daniel Lehman
This grade 3 design task focuses on earth materials and the construction of an earthen dam.
EDCI Strong Book Nook Fall 2011
28 Mar 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Brenda Capobianco
Grade 6 lesson plan, engineering design process.
Grade 2 Adaptive Playground Lesson
19 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Dana Nicole Ruggiero
Lesson from: Wea Ridge
Save the Wolf (Simple Machines)
This grade 3 design lesson introduces simple machines and challenges students to use simple machines to create a device to capture a wolf.
Water Canal Design Task
This grade 4 design tasks focuses on erosion and the construction of a canal to bring water to a water park.