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Introduction to Eng and Tech Vocab-words list 1

2016-17 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

 Engineering

What is Engineering?    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bipTWWHya8A

Engineering week: http://sciencenetlinks.com/collections/national-engineers-week/

Intel Journey Inside Computers    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFUZ6STrlp4&list=PL7C263C2A3252DCF2

Why Study Engineering?   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoHm5AXeYYQ

Falkirk Wheel, Central Scotland (canal lift): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tBH9SE-Kw8

Largest Dam in the World (Three Gorges, China): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8cCsUBYSkw

Longest Suspension Bridge (Japan): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9fbRcRJY34

Future Earth Documentary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhSC7LyEbjU

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

Lexus commercial “Amazing in Motion” with quadcopter swarm: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uj0v1BgzUdc

 

“Coding Motion” How they programmed the Lexus commercial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVqnpOmWjlo

“Crafting Motion” How they made the Lexus commercial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=15qZ8PtSRms

“Living Motion” How they made the Lexus commercial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVeyAJ5YqHY

 

Honda “Cog” Rube Goldberg video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bl2U1p3fVRk

Making “Cog”:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kh4zWeUDW-E

Target Rube Goldberg video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bf_Tn7dz-Z0

Also: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-TG6SNNL6I

Coke Rube Goldberg video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARzhi7aYXFc

Photography Rube Goldberg video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKpxd8hzOcQ

Samsung Rube Goldberg:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7cFpRsTz3k

Isaac Newton vs Rube Goldberg: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HnnMOx9_eBY

Filming of Newton vs. Rube:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gjea-nE-ZBM

Mini Marble Machines:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jw3VBghZnzU

Tesla:  http://www.youtube.com/embed/8_lfxPI5ObM?rel=0

The Creator’s Project:  http://thecreatorsproject.vice.com/en_us

Transforming Urban Landscapes:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ig9Hnrp5EjM

Bracelet Project:  https://www.madewithcode.com/project/bracelet

Make it Wearable Episode 4: becoming superhuman: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyx0SwNlpPw

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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