Physics Lesson: LED Holiday Card

Physics Lesson: LED Holiday Card

Back to STEM Activities Physics Lesson: LED Holiday Card In the film Dream Big, engineers work to create renewable and sustainable energy. Traditionally, we harness the chemical energy found in fossil fuels and use technological devices to convert it to electrical...
Grade 4 Lesson: Wind-powered LED

Grade 4 Lesson: Wind-powered LED

Back to STEM Activities Grade 4 Lesson: Wind-powered LED The landscape is changing as we find alternative ways to meet our energy needs and rely less on fossil fuels. Hydropower from dams, wind power, solar power, wave energy, and even methane gas from sewage and...
Grade 1 Lesson: Daylight in a Bottle

Grade 1 Lesson: Daylight in a Bottle

Back to STEM Activities Grade 1 Lesson: Daylight in a Bottle In Dream Big, we see ways that engineers are bringing light to the interior of buildings without the need for electricity. In the Transbay Transit Center, engineers have designed a way to bring natural...
The Power of Graphene

The Power of Graphene

Back to STEM Activities The Power of Graphene Teams build a simple working circuit and discover whether graphene conducts or insulates electric current. Save Print Overview STEM careers Electrical Grade level 6-8 9-12 Topic Electricity Time 1 to 2 Hours Materials Per...
Squishy Circuits

Squishy Circuits

Back to STEM Activities Squishy Circuits While learning about conductors, insulators, and the flow of electricity through a circuit, participants use conductive and insulating clay to build a circuit that makes their clay creation light up or buzz. Save Print Overview...