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Area of Solids.
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Finding area of rectangular solids and cylinders by cutting them into flat ... More

Finding area of rectangular solids and cylinders by cutting them into flat pieces and adding the areas. Less

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Mathematics
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Teaching and Learning Strategies
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Florida Center for Research in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
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iCPALMS: A Standards-based K-12 Resources and Tools Pathway
LEARN NC Lesson Plans
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Dorothy Carawan
UNC
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Buckets of Popcorn
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In this activity, learners develop an understanding of cylinders and volume as ... More

In this activity, learners develop an understanding of cylinders and volume as they compare two sizes of popcorn buckets. Less

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Education
Life Science
Mathematics
Geometry
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
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SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
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Children's Museum Of Houston
ExxonMobil
The Children's Museum of Houston
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Cylindrical Wing
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In this design and physics challenge, learners construct a cylindrical wing, fly ... More

In this design and physics challenge, learners construct a cylindrical wing, fly it, make modifications, and determine how the changes affect flight patterns. This activity introduces learners to the design process and basic principles of aerodynamics. Less

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Engineering
Education
Mathematics
Geometry
Chemistry
Physics
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Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
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SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
Don Rathjen
The Exploratorium
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Fluid Power Basics
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Students learn about the fundamental concepts important to fluid power, which includes ... More

Students learn about the fundamental concepts important to fluid power, which includes both pneumatic (gas) and hydraulic (liquid) systems. Both systems contain four basic components: reservoir/receiver, pump/compressor, valve, cylinder. Students learn background information about fluid power—both pneumatic and hydraulic systems—including everyday applications in our world (bulldozers, front-end loaders, excavators, chair height lever adjustors, door closer dampers, dental drills, vehicle brakes) and related natural laws. After a few simple teacher demos, they learn about the four components in all fluid power systems, watch two 26-minute online videos about fluid power, complete a crossword puzzle of fluid power terms, and conduct a task card exercise. This prepares them to conduct the associated hands-on activity, using the Portable Fluid Power Demonstrator (teacher-prepared kits) to learn more about the properties of gases and liquids in addition to how forces are transmitted and multiplied within these systems. Less

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Engineering
Physics
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TeachEngineering
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TeachEngineering
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Brian Bettag
Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power, College of Agriculture and Biological Engineering,
John H. Lumkes
Jose Garcia
Nicki Schrank
Phong Pham
TeachEngineering.org
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Fun with Air-Powered Pneumatics
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Working as engineering teams in this introductory pneumatics lab, students design and ... More

Working as engineering teams in this introductory pneumatics lab, students design and build working pneumatic (air-powered) systems. The goal is to create systems that launch balls into the air. They record and analyze data from their launches. Less

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Engineering
Physics
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TeachEngineering
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TeachEngineering
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Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power RET and ERC,
TeachEngineering.org
Will Durfee, Alyssa Burger, Jacob Givand, Jeffrey Schreifels, and Melissa Schreifels
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Geometric Solids
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This math activity exposes early learners to a variety of three-dimensional objects. ... More

This math activity exposes early learners to a variety of three-dimensional objects. Learners bring geometric solids (everyday objects) from home. Learners sort and graph the objects on a Floor Graphing Mat. After the activity, learners can explore the geometric shapes in centers (see Extensions). Less

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Mathematics
Geometry
Physics
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Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
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SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
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Utah Education Network
Utah LessonPlans
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Mold Mole Molds
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In this activity, learners make different shapes that hold exactly one mole ... More

In this activity, learners make different shapes that hold exactly one mole of gas (air). Learners are provided a face that they must measure and use as one of the sides of their three-dimensional container. Learners will discover that the containers may end up a variety of boxes and cylinders each with different starting faces but all with the same volume. Less

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Engineering
Education
Mathematics
Algebra
Geometry
Atmospheric Science
Chemistry
Physics
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Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
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SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
Julie Yu
National Science Foundation
The Exploratorium
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Pi Graph
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In this activity, learners use a straight line to learn about circles. ... More

In this activity, learners use a straight line to learn about circles. Learners measure and record the diameter and circumference of different sized cylindrical objects on a chart. Learners then plot the diameters and circumferences on a graph and calculate the slope to discover the linear relationship between the two proprieties. Less

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Education
Mathematics
Algebra
Physics
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Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
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SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
Julie Yu
National Science Foundation
The Exploratorium
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The Portable Fluid Power Demonstrator (PFPD)
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Working in teams, students learn the basics of fluid power design using ... More

Working in teams, students learn the basics of fluid power design using the PFPD as their investigative platform. They investigate the similarities and differences between using pneumatic and hydraulic power in the PFPD. With the main components of the PFPD already assembled, student groups determine the correct way to connect the valves to the actuators using colored, plastic tubing. Once connected, they compete in timed challenges to test their abilities to separate material out of containers using the PFPDs. NOTE: No special pre-requisite knowledge is required for students to be successful in this activity. Less

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Engineering
Physics
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Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
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TeachEngineering
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TeachEngineering
Author:
Brian Bettag
Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power, College of Agriculture and Biological Engineering,
John H. Lumkes
Jose Garcia
Nicki Schrank
Phong Pham
TeachEngineering.org
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Scytale Messages
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In this activity, learners use a soda can to decode a secret ... More

In this activity, learners use a soda can to decode a secret message. Learners wrap scytale (pronounced ski-tally) code around a can and challenge friends to see if they can crack the codes. Learners can experiment with different cylinders to see how circumference plays a role in this activity. Less

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Education
Mathematics
Algebra
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Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
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SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
National Science Foundation
PBS
The Weezie Foundation
WGBH
WGBH Boston
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Solid Graphing
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The students will review solid figures using a baggie of assorted snack ... More

The students will review solid figures using a baggie of assorted snack mix (cones, cubes, cylinders, and spheres) and will begin a vertical bar graph showing the number of each solid figure in a bag of assorted snack mix. Less

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
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LEARN NC Lesson Plans
Author:
Lisa Fletcher
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Volume of a cylinder
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An interactive applet and associated web page that demonstrate the volume of ... More

An interactive applet and associated web page that demonstrate the volume of a cylinder. A cylinder is shown where the height and radius can both be changed by dragging. The volume is continuously recalculated as you drag. The calculations can be turned off for class discussion. The web page has the formula for the volume calculation, and a discussion about the subtle distinction between the volume of a cylinder and the volume inside the cylinder. The web page also has links to other pages defining the various properties of an ellipse and to some ellipse constructions. Applet can be enlarged to full screen size for use with a classroom projector. This resource is a component of the Math Open Reference Interactive Geometry textbook project at http://www.mathopenref.com. Less

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Geometry
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Readings
Simulations
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Math Open Reference
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Math Open Reference
Author:
John Page
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