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Building Better Buses: Transportation Design Challenges
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Scholars learn about a series of three challenges when they design a bus system for a small town. They determine the bus routes and then figure out the best type of fuel to use before considering the cost of going electric. Learners...
Buses and Biofuels: Sustainable Transportation
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
One-third of all carbon emissions comes from transportation in the United States. The third lesson in a 13-part series on Exploring Energy offers ideas on how to reduce emissions from cars, airplanes, large trucks, and more.
A Future Beyond Traffic Gridlock
17 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Bill Ford, great-grandson of Henry Ford and executive chairman of Ford Motor Company, discusses his struggle to reconcile his two passions: automobiles and the environment. He explains how our current transportation systems are simply...
Matrix Arithmetic in Its Own Right
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Matrix multiplication can seem random to pupils. Here's a instructional activity that uses a real-life example situation to reinforce the purpose of matrix multiplication. Learners discover how to multiply matrices and relate the process...