The times, they are a-changing! While it may be scary and new to live through a pandemic, human beings are exceptionally resilient and resourceful! This week’s design challenge is about adapting to and overcoming natural obstacles.
Inspired by the familiar trope of a baking soda volcano, Ms. Jeanette challenges you to take it a step further this week and design a building that could withstand a simulated disaster. Check out the videos below for background information, and then dive in!
To complete this challenge, follow the steps of the Engineering and Design process.
Please note that Thursday, September 28, is a minimum day. This provides the necessary time for all our learners and families to participate in Individualized Learning Plans (ILPs).
Empower Generations embraces the whole learner, focusing on both social-emotional and academic skills. After our beginning-of-the-year assessments and in lieu of the traditional parent-teacher conference, the learners, facilitators, and parents/guardians Read more…