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

Students focus on the acoustical engineering problem of representing sounds as they imagine, plan, create, test, and improve their own representations of bird calls.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 3

Students analyze some properties of sounds, including pitch, volume, and duration, and begin exploring ways to represent simple sounds.

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Lesson 2

Students think like acoustical engineers as they test different methods for damping sound.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

A storybook introduces the engineering challenge and context. In this story, Kwame, a boy from Ghana, learns about acoustical engineering as he attempts to design a representation system for the rhythm he and his cousin will drum at an upcoming festival.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students apply their knowledge of conductors, insulators, and electrical engineering as they imagine, plan, create, test, and improve an alarm circuit.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 3

Students perform controlled experiments to identify conductors and insulators and practice drawing schematic diagrams.

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Lesson 2

Students think like electrical engineers as they engage in an electricity scavenger hunt and think about the energy transformations that occur within electrical appliances they see daily.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

A storybook introduces the engineering challenge and context. In this story, Emily, a girl from Australia, learns about electrical engineering as she attempts to design an alarm to remind her when it's time to do her chores.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students apply their knowledge of floating and sinking and ocean engineering as they imagine, plan, create, test, and improve their own submersible.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 3

Students explore how the mass and volume of an object affects whether it sinks or floats in water.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 2

Students think like ocean engineers as they use sounding technologies to generate data about a model of the ocean floor.

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The EIE Curriculum
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A storybook introduces the engineering challenge and context. In this story, Despina, a girl from Greece, learns about ocean engineering as she designs her own submersible.

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The EIE Curriculum

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students apply their knowledge of ecosystems and environmental engineering as they imagine, plan, create, test, and improve their own process for cleaning an oil spill.

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