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 use their knowledge of butteflies to create a butterfly glyph.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Using one of the illustrations from the storybook, students will count how many insects they see, and will complete simple math problems with those numbers.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Using addition strategies students will estimate the cost of the materials they will use to make a hand pollinator. Then they will find the actual price.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students use the attached page to review what happened in the story.

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The EIE Curriculum
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Students will draw a scene from the story.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Identify character traits presented in the story and use the concept of friendship to judge a character in the story.

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The EIE Curriculum
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Students will create two insects out of construction paper. One will be symmetrical, the other will not. The class will then need to sort the insects into appropriate categories.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Grow plants in the classroom and measure heights (growth) of plants at regular intervals and keep track of growth on a line graph.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students will use the price sheet provided in the unit to complete math problems and then create their own math problems to share with a partner.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will arrange the events of the story in chronological order.

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The EIE Curriculum

This lesson will use the vocabulary from the Designing Hand Pollinators unit to create a fun activity on Probability.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 3

What is the probability of selecting a certain color or shape flower when flowers are pulled from a bag without looking?

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students inspect flowers and leaves in the classroom and then go outdoors to watch insects fly on and around the leaves and flowers. Students record their observations in a journal.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 4

Students will use the data on the chart to answer questions.

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The EIE Curriculum
Lesson 1

Students will use a grid to find reference points for specific locations on a map.

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