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This is an introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) ‘state-space search.’ It is a diversity sensitive version of... see more

This lesson provides a number of kinesthetic exercises that illustrate how teamwork can contribute to efficient problem... see more

This lesson introduces how to calculate an arithmetic series, specifically Fibonacci. In the first of two hour-long... see more

Young people take the Internet for granted. Through a serious of web-based explorations and kinesthetic exercises... see more

Boolean logic is essential to understanding computer architecture. It is also useful in program construction and... see more

Students learn how alphanumeric symbols can be encoded for a multitude of fun purposes. In the first of two sessions... see more

Sherlock Holmes delighted in saying ‘It’s elementary, my dear Watson’. This lesson provides a brief overview of how... see more

In a digital world we take color for granted. Through off-computer activities, students learn the difference between... see more

Computer graphics dominates young people’s lives. Their worldview is heavily influenced by pixels. This lesson uses age... see more

Recursion, Iteration (Looping), and Concurrency. In the first of two sessions (at most an hour each), students are asked... see more

Lesson focuses on how wind energy can be generated on both a large and small scale. Student teams design and build a... see more

Lesson focuses on how watermills generate power. Student teams design and build a working watermill out of everyday... see more

Lesson focuses on wind tunnel tests that engineers in many industries use to when developing products such as airplanes,... see more

This lesson demonstrates how a hydraulic pump works. Students work in teams to design and build a unique water fountain... see more

Lesson focuses on water storage and how engineering helps communities preserve and supply water to populations. Students... see more

Lesson focuses on aerospace engineering and how space flight has been achieved from an engineering vantage point. Student... see more

Lesson focuses on how structural engineers have improved the designs of building -- specifically roofing -- over the... see more

This lesson demonstrates how a hydraulic pump works. Students work in teams to design and build a unique water fountain... see more

Students will design, build, and characterize one of the basic circuits of electricalengineering, the voltage divider.... see more

Demonstrate how two switches interact in an electrical circuit such as that used to sound a buzzer. Note: This lesson... see more

Lesson focuses on two simple activities younger students can do to gain an appreciation of nanotechnology. First,... see more

This lesson focuses on trebuchet design. Teams of students construct trebuchets from everyday materials. They then test... see more

This lesson introduces students to the engineering design process (EDP)—the process engineers use to solve design... see more

Students will design, build, and characterize one of the basic circuits of electrical