28 differentiated and tiered task card questions to help assess your students on important engineering design concepts, skills and practices. Answer sheets (multiple versions) and key included.
About the Differentiation and Tiering:
A color-shape code is found on each task card to help you differentiate concepts for your students' needs and abilities. A “signal strength” code is also denoted on each task card to help you probe lower, mid and higher order thinking.
Note: This product does NOT contain advanced (black diamond) concepts.
What is engineering?
Defining a Problem
Test, Revise, Retest
Developing and Using Models
Types of Engineers
The concepts and skills addressed in this product align with the NGSS Nature of Science eight major themes. This product addresses themes that extend the science and engineering practices and cross-cutting concepts across grades 3-5 and 6-8. These practices are outlined in Appendix F and H at http://www.nextgenscience.org/get-to-know.
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Additional Engineering Design Teaching Materials:
Engineering Design PowerPoint, Notes & Exam
Engineering Design INB Unit
Nature of Science Unit Activities
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