Serving Nanoscale Science, Engineering & Technology
Subject: General Science
Audience: Middle School
The purpose of this lesson is to help students visualize how small a nanometer is by relating the size to the numbers- millions, billions and trillions and then relating those numbers to how small particles of matter are.
Audience: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Using pool noodels, this activity helsp students understand the size and scale of objects and the tools that are used to measure these objects.
This activity is designed to help students understand the size and scale of objects.
This activity is designed to help students understand the size and scale of objects that are shrunk by orders of 10.
This activity is designed to help students understand the size and scale of objects using their classroom as a frame of reference.
This activity is designed to help students understand the size and scale of objects that can and cannot be seen with the naked eye.
An electroplating lesson exploring factors effecting deposition, morphology, and thickness of thin metallic layer of copper or nickel.
Subject: General Science, Physical science
Audience: Middle School, High School
Lesson challenges students to use shape memory alloys as part of a Rube Goldbery device
Subject: Chemistry, Physical science
Compares diffusion in gelatin to the doping of silicon wafers
Lesson that demonstrates properties of shape memory alloys-materials that "remember" their former shape
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