Short Stories in Engineering (STEM)
Give your students a near real engineering experience. Come into my office, conference room, and laboratory - Experience my adventures, teams, challenges, thoughts, travels, and sudden insights, through realistic stories. Have students read the story, then use the included mentor questions for class discussion.
In Foot Notes, an engineer is faced with the daunting task of inventing a cost effective foot scanner in a short amount of time, driven to search for and consider possible solutions, taking clues from the near and far, the past and present, the people and objects all around. After much effort, old impractical perceptions are pushed aside by new achievable techniques. In this story, your students will solve problems, invent solutions, and experience engineering.