Engineering Process Diagrams:


WEEK 1 - The Engineering Process, 6 Simple Machines
3/21
Marshmallow Challenge

HW: Answer the 2 reflection questions:
1. What did you do differently between the 2 rounds? Be specific.
2. Where do you see the Engineering Process in this activity?
Email lwiltsie@hfa-dearborn.org with:
Subject line: Marshmallow Challenge, Block ___
Body of email: Names of group members and pictures of both prototypes
3/22
TED Talk - Engineering a Music Video
OK Go - This Too Shall Pass Music Video
How it's Made - Crayons Video

3/23
Puzzle Day!
Packet of Puzzles:
Documentation Sheet:
3/24
Introduction to Simple Machines

Rube Goldberg PROJECT - Brainstorm Time (Phases 1 and 2)
3/25
Spring Break
Spring Break


WEEK 2
4/4
Rube Goldberg Project Build Day
RUBRICS:
Rube Goldberg Machine
Engineering Process Report
4/5
Build Day
4/6
Town Hall
Report Day
4/7
Report Day
4/8
Puzzle Day



WEEK 3
4/11
Types of Engineering Research
4/12
No Class- State Testing
4/13
Finding Resources Activity
4/14
Video - Nat Geo - Engineering the Impossible - The Great Pyramid

4/15
Puzzle Day


Week 4
4/18
No School for Students
4/19
Types of Bridges - Read and Take Notes

Start Brainstorming Design
4/20
Brainstorm and build day - Bridge Project
-Span 14 inches
-Use fewer than 200 sticks
-Hold at least 10 pounds
4/21
Bridge Build Day
4/22
Puzzle Day


WEEK 5
4/25
Bridge build day
4/26
Principles of Flight

4/27
Work on Bridge Project Report
4/28
Puzzle Day
4/29
Research project work day - Types of Engineering


WEEK 6
5/2
Build day for Paper Airplane Lab
Watch Extreme Engineering - Hong Kong Airport
5/3
Test and data collection day for Airplane Lab
5/4
Final work day for Types of Engineering Research Project
5/5
Puzzle Day
5/6
Half Day - Blocks 1,AC,2
Second test and data collection day for Airplane Lab


WEEK 7
5/9
Types of Engineering Presentations
5/10
Blocks 1,2, DC
1st block = presentations
5/11
No Class (DC and Play)
5/12
1st - Lab Write-Up Day - Paper Airplanes
5th - Second test and data collection day for Airplane Lab
5/13
Types of Engineering Presentations


WEEK 8
5/16
5th- Lab Write-Up Day - Paper Airplanes
5/17
5th - Types of Engineering Presentations
5/18
Odysseyware
5/19
Odysseyware
5/20
Odysseyware