Help young students explore new skills and concepts for a new century. These focus lessons do just that with activities that encourage problem-solving skills and engineering skills that can be used in all subjects. The book comes with one set of Task Cards for students.
Offers 16 self-directed explorations in five sections: Making Things Stand, Joining Materials, Exploring Pop-Ups, Exploring Levers, and Container Patterns. Includes teacher lessons for using the pushpin drill and introducing moving parts.
Provides correlations to Standards for Technological Literacy Benchmarks, Common Core State Standards, and Virginia Standards of Learning.