Tagged problem-based learning

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Engineering solutions in agriculture

2 lessons, 2 files
How does modern agriculture use engineering to address soil compaction? Looking for an activity that combines robotics, coding, and engineering with a real life problem? This unit uses MakeBlock parts, Scratch programming, and modeling to help students design a solution …
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Managing nutrient and pesticide needs in agriculture

7 lessons, 12 files
Why do farmers spend time and money to apply chemicals to their fields? In this threaded PBL*, (an effort to integrate agricultural understandings into the normal sequence of an Environmental Science classroom) students will conduct several “close reads” (reading for und …
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teacher leader

Rob Niedermeyer

Design and Engineering teacher at Hannah Ashton Middle School
problem-based learning biofuels aquaponics maker spaces design thinking soil science
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Spin into agriscience

1 lesson, 3 files
What do you know about soybeans and their innovations?