Engineering is Elementary

Introducing children to engineering in elementary schools.

Grade 1

Sounds Like Fun: Seeing Animal Sounds

Sound and Acoustical Engineering

Grade 1

The Best of Bugs: Designing Hand Pollinators

Insects, Plants, and Agricultural Engineering

Grade 2

A Work in Process: Improving a Play Dough Process

Solids and Liquids and Chemical Engineering

Grade 2

A Sticky Situation: Designing Walls

Earth Materials and Materials Engineering

Grade 3

The Attraction is Obvious: Desinging Maglev Systems

Magnetism and Transportation Engineering

Grade 3

Just Passing Through: Designing Model Membranes

Organisms, Basic Needs, and Bioengineering

Grade 4

A Stick in the Mud: Evaluating a Landscape

Landforms and Geotechnical Engineering

Grade 4

Now You're Cooking: Desinging Solar Ovens

Energy and Sustainable Engineering

Grade 5

A Slick Solution: Cleaning an Oil Spill

Ecoystems and Environmental Engineering

Grade 5

It's a Long Way Down: Designing Parachutes

Astronomy and Aerospace Parachutes