Baby egg safety seat
Have students view the two videos on car seats and booster seats and consider how best to protect their baby egg.
Have students take note of the safety seat designs and be able to discuss the reasoning behind the design
2 Direct Instruction
Select car seat types to review with the students
Select Ease-of-use-ratings to understand there are difference in the safety of different styles of child safety seats
Share rating system for their safety seats
|Ease of use|
|Securing the egg|
Discuss styles of safety seats and design reasoning
Working with their partner begin a plan for their baby egg safety seat based on rating system
3 Guided practice
Teacher will assist students in using Pixel press floors
Will design baby egg safety seat using Pixel press floors app
4 Independent Practice
Teacher will instruct students to build a baby egg seat to transport and keep their baby egg safe for the week.
#stem challenge-students stem challenge is to build a baby egg seat based on their Pixel press floor design and criteria for a safe seat for their baby egg
5 Wrap Up
Students will use Popplet to compare the effectiveness of at least two different designs of baby egg safety seats
Students will use the rating system to evaluate the effectiveness of their safety seat design
Have students answer the questions-Was your baby safe and injury free for the week?
What design modifications would you make to improve your safety seat?