Engineering Design

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Using the Science A-Z resources below will help students develop proficiency in Disciplinary Core Ideas, engage in Science and Engineering Practices, and recognize Crosscutting Concepts as they build toward fulfilling one or more of the grades K-2 Performance Expectations related to Engineering Design.
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Life

Animals


Animals - PBL Pack
Animals of the Rivers - FOCUS Book
high

Living/Non-Living


Plants


Plants - PBL Pack
City Gardening - FOCUS Book
mid

Senses


Helping People See and Hear - FOCUS Book
mid
Earth & Space

Earth, Moon, and Sun


Weather


Measuring Wind with a Cup Anemometer - Process Activity
Harmful Hurricanes - FOCUS Book
mid
Our Shining Star - FOCUS Book
mid

Earth's Surface


Erosion Control - Process Activity
Arches National Park - FOCUS Book
mid
Physical

Doing Work


Tasks and Tools - Process Activity
Building a House - FOCUS Book
mid
Trucks and Diggers - FOCUS Book
mid
Air Hub - Science Video

Energy


Rolling Down a Ramp - Process Activity
Energy on the Playground - FOCUS Book
mid
The Sound of Drums - FOCUS Book
mid

Light


Properties


Properties - PBL Pack
So Many Shoes! - FOCUS Book
mid
Homes Around the World - FOCUS Book
high
Paper Airplanes - Science Video

Magnets


Magnets in Toys - FOCUS Book
low
Magnet Magic - FOCUS Book
mid
Magnets in the Home - FOCUS Book
high
Using Magnets - Science Video