Junior High - Science
Girls and Engineering
Quality: Confident-Strong Sense of Self, Passionate & Determined; Resourceful; Innovative; Hardworking. Technology Literate-Discern and Synthesize Information; Use technology as a tool to accomplish tasks and be a life-long learner. Effective Communicator-Problem Solver; Collaborator; Leader with heart, Soul and Ambition; Set & Achieve Goals
Evidence: We took 22 girls to Texas Tech where they learned about the different types of engineering offered at the university and completed the following hands-on projects:
- Circuit boards in electrical engineering
- Catching a cane toad in mechanical engineering
- Building a fidget spinner in industrial engineering
- Experimenting with different builds in civil engineering.