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Abstract Details (PID = P172)
Title:Ice Truckers: "The Martian Cargo Rover" (P172)
Description:Students will design and build a prototype cargo rover for carrying ice across the surface of Mars. After seeing examples of other rovers, students will need to identify their constraints, select appropriate materials, and keep the objectives in-mind throughout the process. The emphasis will be on communications and cooperation between small teams as students are introduced to the concept of Systems Engineering.
Subject:STEM, STEAM, & Engineering
Intended Audience:Grades 6-8
Aligned with NGSS:Yes
NGSS Level:Any Level - Presentation applicable to attendees at any level of NGSS Experience.
Type of Presentation:Hands-On - Attendees will be actively engaged, working in groups, etc.
Primary Presenter Detail
Presenter - 1 / Title:David Hernandez, Curriculum and Prof. Dev. Specialist
School/Organization:Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
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Schedule Details
Time:09:30 AM
Length:50 min
Room Setup:Classrm - Flat / 60 people