Presentation Details

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Abstract Details (PID = P120)
Title:Splashdown! A Hands-On Engineering Challenge (P120)
Description:Attendees will work in groups and use the engineering design cycle as they compete to construct a capsule that can protect their astronaut from the hazards of reentry and splashdown. Ideas will also be discussed on how to incorporate this and similar engineering challenges into your classroom.
Subject:Conf Theme: Earth & Space Science
Intended Audience:Elementary (K-8)
Aligned with NGSS:No
NGSS Level:Not Applicable - Not an NGSS Related Presentation
Type of Presentation:Hands-On - Attendees will be actively engaged, working in groups, etc.
Primary Presenter Detail
Presenter - 1 / Title:Jeremy Benson, STEM Educator / STEM Camp Director
School/Organization:NIU STEM Outreach
Co-Presenter(s) Detail
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Schedule Details
Time:10:30 AM
Length:50 min
Room Setup:Rounds-6 / 48 people