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Test Reviews

Introduction to Eng and Tech Vocab-words list 1

2017-18 6.7.8 Syllabus

 

2016-17 Engineering and technology safety and behavior contract

Video to review:

You Tube: https://youtu.be/2BDPPjHKw78

STEM

What is STEM? http://www.cslnet.org/our-agenda/what-is-stem/

Be inspired to design and build:

Design Squad: http://pbskids.org/designsquad/

 

Roller coaster resources

How and when were roller coasters first invented?
What are the scientific principals behind roller coasters?
How can we use STEM principals to design a roller coaster?
 
WOW effect video to start you off
 
 
World’s Craziest Roller Coasters

 Background Knowledge

 Discovery Channel Engineering Thrills (6 parts)
 
Roller Coasters the Physics Behind the Fun
 
 Additional webquest

 

A swarm of nano quadcopters:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQIMGV5vtd4

 

 

Robotics Videos and resources

Soft (safer) robots: http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/the-dawn-of-soft-robots/

EV3 software free download:

http://www.lego.com/en-us/mindstorms/downloads/software/ddsoftwaredownload/

Custom Robotics:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGGrLQy3cIA

One Day GE Commercials:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=trueview-instream&v=rlm2ZrL1Bvo

Snake Robot:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6W-sEpJEqY

The Box from Bot & Dolly (wild use projection mapping and industrial robots): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IljuoA5QmmY

Behind the Scenes of Box from Bot & Dolly:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4ajXJ3nj1Q

Episode 5:  Daily Life:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tb6Fr50CBJI

Episode 1:  Communication:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0iPNr-142Q

1,000 Swarming Robots – Harvard:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xK54Bu9HFRw&feature=youtu.be

Unfolding Robot – Harvard:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9M1zNIVGrjM

Nanotechnology at Harvard: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bddD5slfMOM

Robotic solutions at Harvard:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTwixX4yFGA

Collective Behavior in Robots at Harvard (termite inspired): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFwk303p0zY

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) http://standards.nsta.org/AccessStandardsByTopic.aspx
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics  (NCTM) http://www.nctm.org/standards/content.aspx?id=4294967312
The little introduction to programming : http://codingintro.com/
Code academy: Learn how to create website and more-----http://www.codecademy.com/
Build your own game:  http://www.tynker.com/hour-of-code/
Tutorial for learning JAVA: https://www.khanacademy.org/hour-of-code/hour-of-code-tutorial/v/welcome-hour-of-code
Create your own app:  https://www.touchdevelop.com/hourofcode2
Graphic design (any visuals):  http://hello.processing.org/
SCRATCH: http://scratch.mit.edu/
An hour of code: www.code.org
NASA for students 5-8: http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/index.html#.U81Zk_ldWSo
LOCKHEED: Information technology: http://m.lockheedmartin.com/us/what-we-do/information-technology.html
http://kids.usa.gov/teens-home/index.html
 CREATING CARTOONS
 Miscellaneous STEAM Resources
GPB: http://www.gpb.org/education
PBS: http://www.pbs.org/
Discovery education: http://www.discoveryeducation.com/
Neok12 (STEAM videos, games and quizzes): http://www.neok12.com/
Science buddies: http://www.sciencebuddies.org/
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