Electric Racer Activity Documents
Electric Racer Activity Document Downloads
Build your own Electric Racer with TeacherGeek. Our Build Guide will help you get started. Learn through experimentation. Evolve it using the Design & Engineering Process. This activity can be made even better with materials from the recycling bin.
Start by building the example electric racer and learn the basics. Then, take your design to the next level and create your own unique design. Make your racer go faster, farther and better by changing the design.
Download the Build Guide
For classroom use, download the documents below.
Download the TeacherGeek Engineering Notebook
Available at two different learning levels, the TeacherGeek Engineering Notebook is designed to help students cycle thru the Design & Engineering Process and help them innovate and invent new designs. Use an Engineering Notebook page for each iteration of design. It is recommended that extra pages are printed and on-hand during activities.
Other useful resources:
TeacherGeek Quick Start Guide
Guide for using TeacherGeek products
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Next Generation Science Standards
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