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Launch It!

Design and build an air-powered rocket that can hit a target at least 5 feet away. 

Make a Mechanical Hand

Students create a mechanical hand that mimics the bending and straightening of their own fingers and thumb.

Strongest Shapes

Students experiment with different shapes as they build a bridge out of index cards that will support a small object.

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Waste-Free Future Project Challenge

Redesign the life cycle of a material or product so that nothing is wasted, no pollution is generated, and natural systems are protected or regenerated.

Restore a Habitat Challenge

Plan the restoration of a degraded habitat in your community so that it benefits native plants and animals.

Introduction to Project Management

This guide walks students through the phases of project management. It teaches the skills and concepts to use in any big project--whether it's in school or a future career.

Build a Zero Energy Tiny Home Project Challenge

Design the structure and systems for a replicable home that addresses the dual challenge of housing and climate change.

A Better Use for Rain Project Challenge

Identify a problem involving rainwater in your community and design a solution to address it.

Physics Lesson: LED Holiday Card

Students design a card that illuminates at least two LED lights by converting chemical energy in batteries to radiant energy.

Life Science Lesson: Endangered Species

Students identify an endangered species and engineer a method capable of supporting it and its future sustainability.

Chemistry Lesson: Making an Impact on Habitat

Students are tasked with creating a way to neutralize the acidic byproduct of a new factory.

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