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 1

Students will choose the appropriate number sentence based on a given word problem.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students are given a graph of the temperature of Lerato's solar over the course of one full day. Students will write a creative story based on the features of the graph.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 2

Students will manipulate a recipe to calculate different amounts of pulp needed to make recycled paper.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students will conduct a mini science experiment while learning about mass and temperature through a mathematical approach.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will find the coordinates of major landmarks on a map of the village of Nata. Then they will use a ruler and a scale to determine the distance between the landmarks.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will answer word problems based on situations that Lerato might encounter on a regular basis.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will analyze a partial bar graph to determine the missing information. They will then calculate the mean, median and mode of the bar graph.

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The EIE Curriculum

Students will use rates of temperature increase to find the time required to heat up a solar oven to a certain temperature in a fictional experiment. They will also analyze analog clocks to determine the start and end time of that experiment.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 2

Students will be given information in unfamiliar units used to describe quantities of paper. The students will then have to convert these units to answer questions regarding the amount of trees used in producing paper.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will determine the probability of several events that might have occurred in the story.

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The EIE Curriculum

Student will answer multiple choice questions to determine the appropriate tool or units to be used in a given scenario.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students will use clues given about missing data to fill in tables of information.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will count pictures of bundled fire wood to determine the total amount. Students will then use this information to answer questions.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 3

Students will convert the bar graph they created on Changes in Temperature {3-8} or {3-9} in Lesson 3 to both a line plot and a stem and leaf plot. They will then answer questions about interpreting both types of graphs.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 2

Students will calculate a class's daily paper usage based on graphical data. Then, students will extrapolate this data to calculate the weekly and yearly class average.

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