1. Lesson Plan: The Nature of Matter

    • Resource ID: 14804
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how matter is fundamental to the understanding of electricity. Student will also be able to describe the atomic models, electron orbits and shells, and how valence electrons determine conductivity.
  2. Lesson Plan: Inductance

    • Resource ID: 14820
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to identify inductance and its properties, laws and mathematical rules that support the idea.
  3. Lesson Plan: STEM - Inductive Reactance

    • Resource ID: 14822
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have an understanding of how inductive reactance impacts the operation of electrical equipment.
  4. Lesson Plan: AC/DC Electronics - Electrical Power

    • Resource ID: 14827
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to Ohm's law, Kirchoff's laws, and power laws to actual or simulated circuits. Students will apply these laws to construct and repair circuits.
  5. Lesson Plan: AC/DC - Electronic Hand Tools

    • Resource ID: 14800
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how to identify and maintain basic electric hand tools through hands-on experiences cleaning, lubricating, and adjusting a variety of tools.
  6. Lesson Plan: Magnetism

    • Resource ID: 14802
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about magnetism, which is fundamental to understanding electricity. This lesson includes a lab.
  7. Lesson Plan: Parallel Resistive Circuits Part 2

    • Resource ID: 14835
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn Kirchoff’s law to determine voltage, current, and resistance in a parallel circuits.
  8. Lesson Plan: AC/DC - Electrical Energy

    • Resource ID: 14812
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply electrical theory to generators, electric motors, and transformer. Students will demonstrate the ability to use and test batteries.
  9. Lesson Plan: Resistance, Resistors - Understanding Color Codes

    • Resource ID: 14831
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to interpret the resistor color codes to determine the resistance and tolerance of a given resistor.
  10. Lesson Plan: STEM - Researching Careers in AC/DC Electronics

    • Resource ID: 14798
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research several careers in the field of electronics through the use of websites, newspapers, and other job posting mediums.  
  11. AC/DC Electronics

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    AC/DC Electronics focuses on the basic electricity principles of alternating current/direct current (AC/DC) circuits. Students will demonstrate knowledge and applications of circuits, electronic measurement, and electronic implementation. Through use of the design process, students will transfer...
  12. Lesson Plan: Careers in Green Energy

    • Resource ID: 14762
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    Students will be able to compare renewable and non-renewable energy sources. They will also demonstrate they know how to research information and create a presentation about a green energy career they are interested in pursuing.
  13. Lesson Plan: Intro to Robotics I - Part 1 - Overview

    • Resource ID: 14912
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will define and describe robot applications, learn to build a robot, and explore careers in the field of robotics.
  14. Lesson Plan: Robotics I - Evolution and Classification

    • Resource ID: 14916
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    Students will refine the design of a robotic or automated system to ensure quality, efficiency, and manufacturability of the final product.
  15. Lesson Plan: Basic Electricity

    • Resource ID: 14771
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate their understanding of basic electricity and electronic fundamentals. Students will expand their knowledge of DC circuits as an application to transistor circuits.
  16. Lesson Plan: Microprocessor Basics

    • Resource ID: 14773
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will apply basic knowledge of  transistors, binary and logic to more complicated devices like microprocessors. Students will work to create prototypes and outline the details to complete a project. 
  17. Lesson Plan: Rubber Band Airplane

    • Resource ID: 14788
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will build and fly a plane powered by a rubber band, and evaluate variables in design.  
  18. Lesson Plan: Engineering Mathematics - Electrical Systems

    • Resource ID: 14899
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about electricity and design a building/wing/floor that meets a certain power consumption criteria using conventional power sources (fossil fuels) and renewable power sources.
  19. Lesson Plan: Robotics I - Time Management

    • Resource ID: 14914
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will create a robotics project, develop a weekly schedule for the implementation of the project, and apply time-management skills to complete the task efficiently.
  20. Lesson Plan: Construction Robotics I - Part 2 - Gripper

    • Resource ID: 14924
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will construct various robot grippers. Upon completion of building the grippers, students will evaluate their functionality and effectiveness at conducting certain tasks.