How to Use Engineering Adventures

Engineering Adventures offers fun, hands-on activities based on real-world engineering challenges for your afterschool program.

Our curriculum units are flexible and easy to integrate into your program:
  • Each unit includes 6 to 10 activities.
  • Activities take about 45 minutes each.
  • You use inexpensive, easy-to-get office, craft, and household materials.
  • You can do one activity a day . . . an activity every other day . . . an activity once a week . . . it’s up to you!
Each unit comes with supporting materials:
  • Background information about the real-world challenges referenced for each activity
  • Questions that help kids push their engineering skills and knowledge
  • Detailed lesson plans that make it easy to facilitate the activities
  • Activities that support critical thinking, problem solving, and teamwork

Choose your Engineering Adventures units