Design, build, and program recycling solutions

5th grade robotics project Equipment/Materials: 8 laptops 24 Mindstorms kits Internet access Purpose: To design, build, and program a working model for a real world recycling problem. In addition, students were required to demonstrate their working model and give a digital presentation about the engineering process from beginning to end. This project was completed with […]

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How to keep track of all those student projects!

As an elementary engineering teacher, I see approximately 550 students during the course of a week. In order to keep track of the numerous projects the students produce, I created simple name tags using large sized index cards. Once a student completes a project, or when the time is up, I take a picture that […]

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