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  • Novel Engineering, K–8: An Integrated Approach to Engineering and Literacy

    NSTA Press Book | April 2020

    New in 2020! Download and read a sample chapter from this book to learn more. With the Novel Engineering approach, “students become excited about what they are reading, writing, designing, and building! This…

  • Engaging With Engineering

    Journal Article | January 2022

  • Engineering with Kindergarteners

    Journal Article | October 2021

  • Crosscutting Concepts: Strengthening Science and Engineering Learning

    NSTA Press Book | April 2021

    Maybe you have a good grasp of disciplinary core ideas and science and engineering practices—critical parts of the Next Generation Science Standards—but you are looking for more resources about integrating crosscutting…

  • Authors and Engineers

    Journal Article | February 2019

  • Engineering in the Life Sciences, 9–12

    NSTA Press Book | September 2018

    When the authors of this book took part in Project INFUSE, the National Science Foundation–funded teacher development program, they noticed something. Life science teachers were highly receptive to engineering ideas…

  • Integrating Engineering and Science in Your Classroom

    NSTA Press Book | September 2012

    “I still remember my very first day as a teacher. A few days earlier, my principal had given me advice: ‘Whatever you do, do not start with an overview of your course. Do something active and set the tone….’ As I…

  • Extending Engineering Learning Beyond Field Trips

    Journal Article | September 2020

  • Celebrating Engineers

    Journal Article | January 2021

  • Sailing into Engineering

    Journal Article | August 2020

  • Online Extras: Novel Engineering, K–8

    Page | March 2020

    Online Extras: Novel Engineering, K–8 If you have purchased Novel Engineering, you can view the accompanying materials online. These resources are for your personal use only and are not to be redistributed. To view the online extras, please type in the first word in the body text on page 142 of Novel Engineering…

  • Online Extras: More Everyday Engineering

    Page | March 2020

    Online Extras: More Everyday Engineering If you have purchased More Everyday Engineering, you can view the accompanying images online. These resources are for your personal use only and are not to be redistributed. To view the online extras, please type in the second word in the body text on page 69 of More…

  • Hero’s Engine

    Book Chapter | May 2009

    In learning how this apparatus works, students will improve their understanding of action/reaction. This knowledge will also help students understand how a rocket engine works and many other important phenomena. Just as…

  • Engineering Adaptations

    Book Chapter | May 2016

    This chapter shares two examples of “classic” science lessons adapted to teach science content through engineering design. It also provides some more general strategies for adapting science investigations to focus on…

  • SCAMPERing Into Engineering!

    Book Chapter | May 2016

    A “Snapshot of Science” Program brings science and engineering into the library. The lesson described here is part of what we like to call a “Snapshots of Science” program. These mini-lessons of science are taught once…

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