Lesson Information

Fifth Grade Lesson

Week: 8 -- lesson ID: 495

question
Essential Questions:

What is a throwdown challenge? How does my team get ready for this event? What is expected of us? 

Objective
Objectives:

Review the LHE Urban Sprawl Throwdown challenge? Finish the first robot build. Begin learning the mindstorm software.

Mini-mission
Mini-Mission

Don't forget your Mini-Mission!

Important Docs

documents for this lesson:

LHE Urban Sprawl Throwdown Challenge

Planning Doc - for robot build

The Standards

Lesson Standard:

3-5-ETS1-1.Define a simple design problem reflecting a need or a want that includes specified criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost.
3-5-ETS1-2.Generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.
3-5-ETS1-3.Plan and carry out fair tests in which variables are controlled and failure points are considered to identify aspects of a model or prototype that can be improved.

Assessment Tool:

I will be graded by Dr. Bernal to see if I am working as a team member. I must have a specific job for each class period. I must check in with my team captain to see what I should do.

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