EiE How-To Videos

Making lesson prep easy!

Our How-To Videos show you how to organize and prepare materials before you teach an EiE unit. Handy tips and tricks help you save time and avoid common mistakes.

Click on the unit name to see available How-To Video resources:


Designing Alarm Circuits

Replicating an Artifact

Designing Bridges

Designing Hand Pollinators

Designing Knee Braces

Evaluating a Landscape

Designing Lighting Systems

Designing Maglev Systems

Designing Model Membranes

Cleaning an Oil Spill

Designing Parachutes

Designing Plant Packages

Improving a
Play Dough Process

Making Work Easier

Designing Solar Ovens

Seeing Animal Sounds

Designing Submersibles

Designing Walls

Designing Water Filters

Designing Windmills

An Alarming Idea: Designing Alarm Circuits How To...


...Strip the Wires

 


...Make the Circuits

 


...Wire the Buzzer


...Avoid Short Circuits

 


...Construct the Trough

Solid as a Rock: Replicating an Artifact How To...
 


...Create a Rubbing

 


...Create a Soapstone Artifact

   
To Get to the Other Side: Designing Bridges How To...
 


...Make a Model One-Story & Tower Structure


...Make Arch, Beam, & Deep Beam Bridges


...Mark the Master Copy


...Test Stability

 
The Best of Bugs: Designing Hand Pollinators How To...
 

 


...Assemble the Bucket Orchid Model Flower


...Assemble the Jack-in-the-Pulpit Model Flower

   
No Bones About It: Designing Knee Braces How To...
 


...Make a Wet Footprint


...Create a Model Knee


...Make a Goniometer


...Test a Real Knee

 
A Stick in the Mud: Evaluating a Landscape How To...
 

 


...Make the Demo & Model Sites


...Mark the Skewers & Make the Skyscraper


...Take a Core Sample


...Prepare Soil
Samples


...Make Rocky Soil

     


...Create the TarPul


...Test the Tarpul

   
Lighten Up: Designing Light Systems How To...
 


...Make the Testing Station & Black Paper with Holes


...Prepare the Angle of Reflection Testing Set-Up

   
The Attraction is Obvious: Designing Maglev Systems How To...

 


...Prepare a Model Intersection


...Prepare a Magnetic Sailing Station


...Prepare a Sample Maglev Track


...Set Up and Use the Magnetic Strength Activity


...Troubleshooting Maglev Track Issues

Just Passing Through: Designing Model Membranes How To...


...Prepare Raisin Samples


...Construct the Testing Container


...Use the Testing Container

  
A Slick Solution: Cleaning an Oil Spill How To...

 


...Prepare Greentown
Map 


...Prepare Water & Soil Samples 


...Use the Oil Cleanup Materials


...Prepare the Oil Mixture

 


...Evaluate the Presence of Oil

     


...Prepare the
Model River

 

   
A Long Way Down: Designing Parachutes How To...


...Construct a Demo Parachute


...Create an Arm Extender


...Test Parachutes

  
Thinking Inside the Box: Designing Plant Packages How To...

 

There are no How To Videos for this unit.

  

 

A Work in Process: Improving a Play Dough Process How To...


...Make Bad Play Dough

    
Marvelous Machines: Making Work Easier How To...
 

 


...Prepare & Use the Lever Station


...Prepare a Single Pulley Station


...Prepare the Double Pulley Station


...Prepare the Wheel & Axle Station


...Prepare and Use the Inclined Plane Station

     


...Zero the Spring Scale

    
Now You're Cooking: Designing Solar Ovens How To...


...Prepare the Testing Basin & Ice Bath


...Create a Control Testing Cup


...Create the Materials Cups for Testing


...Create a Solar Oven


...Assemble a Solar Oven Box

Sounds Like Fun! Seeing Animal Sounds How To...

 

There are no How To Videos for this unit.

   
Taking the Plunge: Designing Submersibles How To...
 


...Build a Test Site


...Make & Use the Sounding Pole


...Make the Vials


...Make the Packages


...Set Up the Testing Tank

     


...Make Boxes for Testing Volume

    
A Sticky Situation: Designing Walls How To...
 

 


...Prepare Wet Earth Materials
 


...Test Tile Sandwhiches wirh the Earthquake Test


...Test Tile Sandwiches with the Sticking Test


...Construct the Demolition Ball
 


...Use the Demolition Ball
 

Water, Water Everywhere: Designing Water Filters How To...

 


...Prepare the "Collection" & "Contaminated Water" Cups


...Construct the Filter Holders


...Use the Filter Holders


...Prepare "Mystery Water" Dilutions

 
Catching the Wind: Designing Windmills How To...
  


...Construct, Use, and Package the Sail Track


...Assemble a Sample Windmill