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Eighth Grade Lessons

Blood Model Innovation

Objective:  Know the different components of blood and the technology scientists use to separate blood.

Bridge Building Innovation

Objective: Build a strong bridge.

Catapult Innovation

Objective: Develop a model to describe that when the arrangement of objects interacting at a distance changes, then different amounts of potential energy are stored in the system.

Create An Organism Innovation

Objective:  Design my own life on Mars

Electric Motor Innovation

Objective: Design and show evidence of waves of electromagnetic radiation.

Electromagnetic Braking Innovation

Objective: Design a solution to a problem involving the motion of two colliding objects.

Levitation Kit - Part 1

Floating Ping Pong Ball Innovation

Objective: Make a ping pong ball float.

Levitation Kit - Part 2

Levitation Innovation

Bernoulli’s Principle

Objective: Exploration of Bernoulli’s Principle by Demonstrating how lift occurs with both high and low air pressure.

Mars Lander Innovation

Objective: Design a solution to a problem involving the motion of two colliding objects.

Newton's Cradle Innovation

Objective: Design a solution to a problem involving the motion of two colliding objects.

Paper Airplane Launcher Innovation

Objective:  Use a launcher to make a paper airplane fly.

Spectroscope Innovation

Objective: Create a spectroscope to understand the electromagnetic spectrum and light absorption.

Spinning Tube Innovation

Objective: Explore both the science and the magic behind the spinning tube trick