Activities

Get Cooking

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 4
In this activity, students will build a simple solar cooker, make observations and qualitatively describe the melting rate of a piece of chocolate in the cooker.
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Keep It Up

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will design a bridge or a building and observe how it performs in a simulated earthquake.
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Activate Wind Power

• Energy
• K–5
Level: 3
In this activity, students will create their own windmills and test them in a wind created by a fan.
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AI

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 2
Students will investigate and categorize types of artificial intelligence to determine a protocol for the Turing Test.
• Engineering
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Blowin' in the Wind

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students will create their own windmills and test them against the models made by their classmates.
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Play Ball

• Manufacturing
• K–5
Level: 2
In this activity, students drop rubber balls in order to observe and measure the effects of elasticity.
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3D Printing Robots

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 3
Students will investigate the application of 3D printing to space technology.
• Math
• Science
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Cyber Security

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 3
Students will investigate the technological application of quantum effects in cyber security.
• Engineering
• Technology
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Explore 3D Design

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 3
Students will use geometric shapes to design a unique three-dimensional object that has an everyday use.
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How a Ball Falls

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 3
In this activity, students work in teams to develop a method for creating a mathematical model of the path of a ball. The teams measure the height from which a ball is thrown, and the time taken for the ball to reach the ground.
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Crack the Code

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 3
Students will design one or more unique levels of a maze game using a free online coding program.
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Satellite Telemetry

• IT
• 9–12
Level: 4
Students will explore how satellites send images from telescopes in space, which we can access on Earth via the Internet.
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• IT