EiE Resources

These free resources will help you teach Engineering is Elementary

This collection includes EiE posters and graphics, ready-to-use presentations, and much more! Check our video library with Classroom Videos showing expert teachers using EiE in real classrooms and How-To Videos with practical tips for lesson prep! Our Extension Lessons help you integrate EiE with other subjects. Consult our Science and Literacy Resource Lists for books, articles, and videos that enhance each EiE unit. Finally, research-based Assessment Tools help you evaluate student understanding.

The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4
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The EIE Curriculum
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The EIE Curriculum
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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1
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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

A storybook introduces the engineering challenge and context. In this story, Yi Min, a girl from China, learns about materials engineering as she attempts to design a mortar for a stone wall to protect her garden from a hungry bunny.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 2

Students think like materials engineers as they discuss whether a variety of materials would be good or poor choices for accomplishing given tasks.

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The EIE Curriculum
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Students perform controlled experiments to identify properties of a variety of mortar samples created from Earth materials.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students apply their knowledge of earth materials and materials engineering as they imagine, plan, create, test, and improve mortar mixtures and design their own walls.

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