arches, rockets, music

15 fun things to type into Google | Technology | The Guardian
From making your browser do a ‘barrel roll’ to playing a quick game of Breakout with your search results
10 Best Motor Drivers For Arduino
Arduino is one of the most popular micro-controller boards available in the market today. The ease of use and open-source design
Science Underground | Ep. 13 The Gateway Arch
no ordinary arch. Aloft at 630 feet, it had a special geometric form that moved mathematicians and masons—the catenary arch
Build | 4-Wheel Balloon Car . DESIGN SQUAD GLOBAL | PBS KIDS
Balloon, flexible straw, rubber band or tape, Body (Select one) – Water bottle, Juice box
DESIGN SQUAD NATION . Build | PBS KIDS GO!

lots of project ideas, good explanations

Rockets – Heavy Lifting
Rocket Activity Heavy Lifting – Students construct balloon-powered rockets to launch the greatest payload possible
Make a Balloon-powered Nanorover! :: NASA Space Place
Roving a mini-“planet” calls for a “mini-rover.” NASA built a tiny rover just a couple of inches high to explore
Touchdown challenge
Design and build a shock-absorbing system that will protect two “astronauts” when they land.
Innovation Education Resources | NASA
NASA’s education specialists have developed themed units of NASA content – specific, hands-on, problem-based activities
Interesting Engineering Facts & Trivia – Amazing Structures, Famous Landmarks
interesting engineering facts and get some cool trivia related to amazing structures, famous landmarks and other impressive engineering
Interesting Bridge Facts – Suspension Bridges, Arch Bridges, Fun Trivia for Kids
list of interesting bridge facts. Learn about famous bridges such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge and Golden Gate Bridge.
Godden Structural Engineering Slide Library
beam structures – Historic, modern structures: bridges, buildings; supports, hinges; determinate and indeterminate; cantilever
Engineering Slide Facts
“Engineering Slide Facts”
Ready, Set, Design!Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum | Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Ready, Set, Design is one of our favorite group activities, for adults and kids alike, at Cooper-Hewitt. It’s a highly adaptable design
Animate-Build-Code with LEGO and SCRATCH – LEGO Engineering
combining LEGO and Scratch. But, again, there was not much there. The Animation allows for basic design and Photoshop
LEGO Education WeDo 2.0 – Make science come to life – YouTube
Your second- through fourth-graders can gain a deeper insight into science when you use WeDo 2.0 to create engaging, high impact lessons
| DiscoverE Engineering – Leave it to Levers

in this activity students learn all about levers and how they can use them to lift a heavy object.

| DiscoverE Engineering – Creative Cardboard Engineering

Metal beams are used by engineers to create many structures. The strength of a beam is not totally dependent on the type of metal used.
| DiscoverE Engineering – Sound and Music
concept of engineering as it related to familiar objects, such as musical instruments.
| DiscoverE Engineering – Let’s Build A Rollercoaster
it took engineers to design such thrill-producing rides and keep them safe? Different types of engineers work together to build roller coaster