Intro to design; programming lights, sounds, and sensors; social emotional learning (moods and feelings).
Students Take Home
Fully functional night light.
Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) support for 1st grade learners:
Performance Expectations Arrangement(s):
1-PS4: Waves & Their Applications in Technologies for Information Transfer
1-PS4-1: Plan and conduct investigations to provide evidence that vibrating materials can make sound and that sound can make materials vibrate.
1-PS4-2: Make observations to construct an evidence-based account that objects in darkness can be seen only when illuminated.
1-PS4-3: Plan and conduct investigations to determine the effect of placing objects made with different materials in the path of a beam of light.
1-PS4-4: Use tools and materials to design and build a device that uses light or sound to solve the problem of communicating over a distance.