Investigate the properties of electricity and create working electrical devices using the Engineering Design Process
A cyber-attack has shut down the nation’s power grid. Students must create a working flashlight from miscellaneous items to use during the blackout.
Students design and build a working telegraph to send encrypted messages to other teams. Students learn Morse Code, substitution and transposition encryption methods, circuitry, and foundational principals of electromagnetism.
Students design and build a new board game that includes electrical components. Students will also account for the build cost fo the game as well as potential profits from sales.