6th grade Science: Technology and Engineering Learning Target
Friday, December 14, 2018

Unit #1: Technology and Engineering 

Learning Targets: 

Need to study: 

define terms: Scientist, Technology, Engineer, Inventor, criteria, constraint. trade-off, feedback, model, prototype

Try the quizlet to study the vocabulary: https://quizlet.com/_5ngonu

identify how technology has influenced our lives. 

Identify fields of engineering and why engineers are important

Steps of the Engineering Design Process 

Defining a problem (questions to ask, why it's important, what is a problem) 

Brainstorming (difference between createive thinking and focused thinking) 

What is prioritizing criteria? 

What are models and how are they useful?