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3-5-ETS1-2 Engineering, Technology, & Applications of Science

  • Grade: 3rd Grade
  • Discipline: Engineering, Technology, and Applications of Science
Generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.

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Rube Goldberg Machines

Kindergarten – 5th Grade Program Description: Rube Goldberg machine activities are hands-and-minds-on engaging experiences that can easily be adapted for all grade levels and lengths of classroom learning times.  We can offer this program virtually by droping the supplies off with you and instructing the lesson over Zoom. Rube Goldeberg was an award winning cartoonist […]

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Shelters and Nests

Students construct shelters out of provided materials for assigned animals and test their strength. The same is done for nests with eggs in them that are dropped from a height.  Cross Discipline Concepts: Vocabulary:

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Characteristics, Life Cycles, and Management of Insects, 3rd Grade

This program consists of three 80-minute lessons: 1) Insect Characteristics and Structures, 2) Insect Life Cycles / 2-Week Observation of Complete Metamorphosis,      3) Mosquito Life History and Management.      1) Insect Characteristics and Structures: Learning Objective:  Students will learn to identify the characteristics of insects and relate insect structures to their function […]

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