Introduction to Engineering

Here, you’ll find info on all sorts of engineers, and discover exactly what they do.

Siphon Experiment – Engineers are always trying to think of ways to solve problems using the items in their environment. This experiment was designed to illustrate that mindset, and to get kids to think in a similar way.

Fields of Engineering – This is a list of popular fields of engineering. It includes descriptions of each and outlines what they do to help society. Here is a worksheet that will help kids sink it into their brains.

Balloon Challenge – This experiment is relatively simple, but is great for teaching kids how to think like like engineers, and solve simple problems.