Technology is everywhere in today's culture and you are about to go on a journey to learn how technology impacts your everyday life. Through meaningful activities and inquiries you will be asked to think conceptually about the significance of technological design. As you progress through the various online unit lessons, you will learn about the importance of problem-solving and how necessity and nature have led to some of the most significant technological discoveries. In different lessons, you will learn about experimentation, engineering, and modeling, as well as learn about technological design as a problem-solving process that has found inspiration from a variety of places.
This unit requires the use of the Age 11-13 - Semester 2 - Science Kit.