Instructables: exploring - - helicopter - cheap - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:32:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Project-Based Engineering for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Based-Engineering-for-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This is a collection of project-based engineering lessons for kids. Project-based learning allows students to control the direction and pace of their learning. Activities that promote investigation, critical thinking, and hands-on subject matter are also central to project-based learning.Thes...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 12:13:01 PST
How to Teach Project-Based Engineering to Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Teach-Project-Based-Engineering-to-Kids/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 11:49:33 PST
Rubber Band Helicopters http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Rubberband-Powered-Helicopter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/VDMT/H0FLNJNS/FJZVDMTH0FLNJNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/VDMT/H0FLNJNS/FJZVDMTH0FLNJNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/VDMT/H0FLNJNS/FJZVDMTH0FLNJNS.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance The rubberband-powered helicopter is a favorite of my students because of the ease of construction and the exciting end product. Materials and Tools: 6" hook nose propellers Craft sticks Paperclips Contest rubberband Colored construction paper (or other rigid yet light material) Masking tape ...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2012 21:21:02 PST
The Flying Scrooge: Ornithopter of Household Items http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Flying-Scrooge%3a-Ornithopter-of-Household-Items/
The Flying Scrooge: Ornithopter of Household Items - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/G6IM/POYEZR79P48/F2NG6IMPOYEZR79P48.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/G6IM/POYEZR79P48/F2NG6IMPOYEZR79P48.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/G6IM/POYEZR79P48/F2NG6IMPOYEZR79P48.SMALL.jpg royalestel This instructable will show you how to make a nifty flying model known as an ornithopter from cheap to free stuff. An ornithopter is a lot like a model airplane, but it flaps its wings like a bird or an insect, and is a lovely sight to watch in flight. This is pretty easy to build; you really only ...
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Mon, 26 Mar 2007 16:03:37 PDT
Dorm Room Silhouettes http://www.instructables.com/id/Dorm-Room-Silhouettes/
Dorm Room Silhouettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/AFGP/GC4G14RX/FIHAFGPGC4G14RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/AFGP/GC4G14RX/FIHAFGPGC4G14RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/AFGP/GC4G14RX/FIHAFGPGC4G14RX.SMALL.jpg dregnuse I have a very empty wall in my new room at school. We arent allowed to paint and i hate starring at empty wall space. This is a cheap and somewhat easy way to spruce up those bare walls in your dorm or apartment. Tools and Supplies Not many tools are needed for this project. simple stuff you c...
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