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Steam Engine—How Does It Work?Lesson Planet
5 mins 10th - Higher Ed
Full steam ahead! A video in the Real Engineering playlist shows viewers how steam engines work. the video starts with an explanation of the inefficient steam engines from before the Industrial Revolution and ends with modern steam...
Soda Can Steam EngineLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Steam engines have been around since the late 1600s, yet most pupils don't know how they work. Using an soda can, the instructor builds a simple steam engine for scholars to observe. Through a discussion, young scientists learn about the...
Mechanical Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #3Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th
Build a concrete understanding of mechanical engineering. Viewers watch an engaging video that describes mechanical engineering as the "design, construction, operation, and maintenance of mechanical systems." It also highlights some...
The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course History of Science #21Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Industrial Revolution changed transportation systems, social systems, and economies. Episode 21 of Crash Course History of Science examines the Industrial Revolution. From the invention and improvements to the steam engine to the...
Engines: Crash Course Physics #24Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Rev up your teaching with a lesson on engines! The 24th installment in a Crash Course physics series explains the basics of an engine through a discussion of thermodynamics. The instructor shows examples explains the efficiency of the...
Generating Ideas for Electricity GenerationLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Electricity is an integral part of our daily lives, but many energy sources are damaging the environment. Young engineers read about innovations in alternative energy sources, then work in groups to design and build a model of a system...
Growth of a Revolution-The Industrial RevolutionLesson Planet
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
How did changes of the agricultural revolution in eighteenth century Great Britain influence the Industrial Revolution that followed? How were inventions and processes of the Industrial Revolution interrelated? This resource includes a...
Industrial Revolution in America: Exploring the Effects of the Heat Engine on the Growth of CitiesLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students research the development of the steam engines. In this US history lesson plan, students analyze the impact of this invention to civilization. They discuss the events leading to the growth and development of different cities.
Hybrid Vehicles: Cut Pollution and Save MoneyLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Math and science meet in this lesson on hybrid electric automobiles. This 24-page resource provides everything you need for teaching a lesson that compares the use of internal combustion engines to hybrid electric engines. Participants...
Humans and Energy: Crash Course World History 207Lesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is flipping a switch and lighting up a room normal or miraculous? It depends where—and when—you live. Crash Course World History covers historical uses of energy, current uses of energy, and the possible future uses of energy with an...
Icon of Modernism: Representing the Brooklyn Bridge, 1883-1950Lesson Planet
K - 12th
The Brooklyn Bridge is not for sale but it is certainly a valuable work of art, and is certainly an American icon. Class members research the history of the bridge, examine eight works of art depicting the bridge, and then design their...