Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)

Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
Design Challenge - Fidget Spinners (Engineering, MS-ETS1-1)
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Use the engineering design process to design and build your own fidget spinners! In this NGSS aligned design challenge, students are tasked with researching, designing, and building their very own spinners.

This project is designed for upper elementary and middle school students. The assignment is aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards, including MS-ETS1-1.

This product includes
♦ Detailed teacher notes
♦ Student project packet
♦ Embedded links to quality background research video clips and an article
♦ Easy-to-use grading rubric

Materials needed for each student:
♦ A copy of the student project packet
♦ A copy of the background research article or a device to read on (optional)

Materials needed for each group:
♦ 1 skate bearing
♦ 3 wooden craft sticks
♦ 6 metal washers
♦ glue that adheres to metal, such as epoxy or super glue
♦ decorative tape
Note: Skate bearings, epoxy glue, and metal washers can be found at home improvement stores, sporting goods stores, and online retailers, such as Amazon.

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Total Pages
13 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
3 days
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