New Orleans, Louisiana
June 26, 2016
June 26, 2016
August 28, 2016
Pre-College Engineering Education Division
Electricity is one of the twelve threads in __________ curricula. The 6th, 7th, and 8th grade electricity modules provide structure for teaching fundamental principles associated with electricity in an engaging and less intimidating manner at the middle school level. Using the engineering design process as a guide, students are able to address in-depth concepts related to electricity in an engaging manner. Students will design a creative flashlight, build and send messages on a telegraph, and develop an electronic board game. The presented resource materials will include physical copies of the electricity modules and visual aids.
Corbett, K. S., & Hahler, S. (2016, June), STEM: Explore, Discover, Apply – Engaging Electricity Modules for Middle School (P12 Resource Exchange) Paper presented at 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, Louisiana. 10.18260/p.25873
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