9th Grade: Introduction to Engineering & Design

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Introduction to Engineering Design

Students dig deep into the engineering design process, applying math, science, and engineering standards to hands-on projects. They work both individually and in teams to design solutions to a variety of problems using 3D modeling software, and use an engineering notebook to document their work.

Students will recieve information, texts, and resouces via the online PLTW Learning Management System. They will be given a Username And Password in Class. They will recieve and submit assignments there. There is a calendar and list of assigments on the LMS. Here is the link for the LMS.


Please click the link and view the follwing presentation for a Unit by Unit Course Overview:


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Intro to Engineering & Design Syllabus 2016-16

For a current version of the 2015-16 syllabus for PLTW, Introduction to Engineering & Design click the link below