activities, essays, engineering skills assessment

EngineerGirl – 2016 EngineerGirl Essay Contest
Write an essay briefly describing the technology and what improvements you think it can provide in at least one of the four main areas of…
EngineerGirl – 2016 Responsible Engineering
NAEP – 2014 Technology and Engineering Literacy
assessment of technology and engineering literacy. Eighth-grade students were presented real-world scenarios involving technology and eng…
Girls outscore boys on inaugural national test of technology, engineering skills – The Washington Post
National Assessment of Educational Progress, or NAEP. Overall, 43 percent of all students were proficient. The test was designed to measu…
Minute to Win It Party Games, Ideas, and Supplies
a minute to win it party you’ll need to choose a selection of minute to win it games for the challenges. The great thing about minute t…
Gumdrop Structures Engineering Challenge – The Homeschool Scientist
Using 10 gumdrops and 20 toothpicks, design a structure that can hold the weight of a large textbook.
Straw Rocket Engineering Challenge – The Homeschool Scientist
engineering challenge comes in. Experiment with some of your variables to see what effect it has on your rocket. Try varying the amount…