Engineering is Elementary (Grades 1-5)

Overview

Prepare the workforce of tomorrow. Encourage critical thinking and problem solving to help young learners think like engineers. Engineering is Elementary, 2nd Edition presents real world challenges that encourage students to explore multiple ways to solve a problem Following the Engineering Design Process and using scientific inquiry students learn to make connections between what they are learning and the real world. Twenty hands-on student-centered engineering units guide students to activate and share prior knowledge throughout each lesson activity as they build communication, soft skills, collaboration and presentation skills. 

Resources for Diverse Learners

Open up access to engineering for all learners.  High impact Resources for Diverse Learners support students with vocabulary supportscaffolding to create context and build background; guidance for different learning styles; and support for learners to express understanding in multiple ways The resources help meet the needs of today’s diverse classroom. 

Units

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  1. Sounds Like Fun: Seeing Animal Sounds
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  2. Solid as a Rock: Replicating an Artifact
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  3. Marvelous Machines: Making Work Easier
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  4. A Work in Process: Improving a Play Dough Process
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  5. A Stick in the Mud: Evaluating a Landscape
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  6. Catching the Wind: Designing Windmills
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  7. Water, Water Everywhere: Designing Water Filters
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  8. A Sticky Situation: Designing Walls
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  9. Taking the Plunge: Designing Submersibles
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  10. Now You're Cooking: Designing Solar Ovens
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  11. Thinking Inside the Box: Designing Plant Packages
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  12. A Long Way Down: Designing Parachutes
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  13. Just Passing Through: Designing Model Membranes
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
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    Starting at $12.00

  14. The Attraction is Obvious: Designing Maglev Systems
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  15. Lighten Up: Designing Lighting Systems
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  16. No Bones About It: Designing Knee Braces
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  17. The Best of Bugs: Designing Hand Pollinators
    Engineering is Elementary
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  18. To Get to the Other Side: Designing Bridges
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  19. An Alarming Idea: Designing Alarm Circuits
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

  20. A Slick Solution: Cleaning an Oil Spill
    Engineering is Elementary
    Engineering
    Grades 1-5

    Starting at $12.00

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