Students use a "Situation Report" to guide them as they research specialized cells and parts of the brain. Students then design a nanobot and plot a course through the human body in an effort to stop a "zombie" virus before it turns the patient.
Students take on different roles. Each works towards the goals of researching dive sites, researching ocean life, plotting a course, and designing a submarine. The final product can be presented in a digital form such as powerpoint or sway.
Students research a planet and design a new creature able to survive there. This includes designing new organs / organ systems that enable the creature to withstand the environment of the planet, illustrating the creature, and writing an essay to