A Winch Lightens the Load (Student Instruction)

A Winch Lightens the Load (Student Instruction)

Back to STEM Activities A Winch Lightens the Load (Student Instruction) Haul water—or buckets of stuff—up and down by making a well winch.   Favorite Please login to bookmark Username or Email Address Password Remember Me Print Overview STEM careers Mechanical...
A Winch Lightens the Load (Instructor Guide)

A Winch Lightens the Load (Instructor Guide)

Back to STEM Activities A Winch Lightens the Load (Instructor Guide) How do well winches help people haul water from deep inside a well? Students design a model well winch that raises and lowers a bucket full of stuff without spilling any of it. Favorite Please login...
A Winch Lightens the Load (Student Instruction)

A Winch Lightens the Load (Challenge Video)

Back to STEM Activities A Winch Lightens the Load (Challenge Video) Haul water—or buckets of stuff—up and down by making a well winch.   Favorite Please login to bookmark Username or Email Address Password Remember Me Print Overview STEM careers Mechanical Industrial...
Grade 2 Lesson: Surviving Storm Surge

Grade 2 Lesson: Surviving Storm Surge

Back to STEM Activities Grade 2 Lesson: Surviving Storm Surge This activity gives students an understanding of how storm surges and rising waters affect people’s homes and how important it is for engineers to design houses that withstand flooding. Students play the...
Grade K Lesson: Reach for the Skies

Grade K Lesson: Reach for the Skies

Back to STEM Activities Grade K Lesson: Reach for the Skies Students investigate shapes and material properties as they build the highest structure they can. They also learn about the ways natural disasters such as typhoons and hurricanes create powerful forces that...