Continuing Education Workshops

Engineering is Elementary

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Teacher Workshop

Featuring: Sounds Like Fun: Seeing Animal Sounds unit on acoustic engineering.  A short introduction to the after-school Engineering Adventures program will also be included.  This will feature the Shake Things Up earthquakes module.


$80 Includes a teacher’s binder with materials for Sounds Like Fun and lunch.

Optional: $300 for Seeing Animal Sounds Material Kit

Materials kits can also be assembled locally to save on costs


Saturday March, 28 - 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM


University Wisconsin-Whitewater, University Center 259A

228 Wyman Pedestrian Mall

Whitewater, WI 53190-1790


8:30 AM Goals & Introductions

8:45 AM What is Technology?

9:30 AM What is Engineering?

10:30 AM Break

10:45 AM Overview of the EiE Program

11:00 AM EiE Unit:  Lesson 1

11:30 AM EiE Unit:  Lesson 2

12:00 PM Lunch

12:45 PM EiE Unit:  Lesson 3

1:45 PM Break

2:00 PM EiE Unit:  Lesson 4

3:00 PM Overview of EiE Teacher Guide

3:15 PM Engineering Adventures Overview

3:30 PM Shake Things Up sample module

4:15 PM Wrap-up

4:30 PM Adjourn (Post-Workshop Survey)


Please contact Matt Vick for more information and any questions at

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