TeacherGeek Activity Document Master Log

TeacherGeek Activity Document Master Log

TeacherGeek Documents Master Log

As of 05/27/2020, this page is no longer being updated. teachergeek.com/learn lists every activity we have for Maker Carts - we encourage you to explore activities from that page.  Thanks!

Reference and update list for document and lesson plan links across all TeacherGeek products.


Air Racer Documents

Build Guide - PDF
Build Guide - Editable Word Document

Atwood's Machine Documents

Set-Up Guide PDF or MS Word
Half Atwood's Lab PDF or MS Word
Lab Answer Key PDF

Bean Sorter Documents

Build Guide - PDF

Breaking Bridges Documents (Update: October 2019)

Grades 3-5

Classroom Overview: PDF or MS Word
Testing Guide:
PDF or MS Word
Go Guide: PDF or MS Word
Optional Distance Challenge: PDF or MS Word
Breaking Bridges Engineering Notebook: PDF

Grades 6-12

Classroom Overview: PDF or MS Word
Testing Guide:
PDF or MS Word
Go Guide: PDF or MS Word
Optional Distance Challenge: PDF or MS Word
Hooke's Law Lab: PDF or MS Word
Hooke's Law Lab Answer Key: PDF --Password protected.
Software Analysis: PDF or MS Word
Physics Analysis: PDF or MS Word
Breaking Bridges Engineering Notebook: PDF

    Build a Boat Documents (Update: July 2017)

    Build Guide - PDF

    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Speed Boat Challenge - PDF
    Speed Boat Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Catch the Bug Ultimate Electronic Activity Documents

    Body Build - PDF
    Electronics Lab - PDF
    Final Wiring - PDF
    Build a Bug - PDF

    Crazy Contraptions Documents

    Overview - PowerPoint
    Build Guide - PDF


    On-Wood Frame Build Guide - PDF

    Standard Frame Build Guide - PDF

    Base Template - PDF

    Crazy Contraptions Lab - Student Portfolio - PDF

    Mechanical Advantage Sheet: Simple Machines - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    Mechanical Advantage Sheet: Simple Machines - Editable Word Document (Coming Soon!)

    Mechanical Advantage Sheet: Lever - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    Mechanical Advantage Sheet: Lever - Editable Word Document (Coming Soon!)

    Direct Drive Wind Turbine Documents

    Direct Drive Turbine Build Guide - PDF

    Alternator Build - PDF

    Blade and Hub Build - PDF

    Wind Stand Build Guide - PDF

    TeacherGeek Quick Start Guide - PDF

    Distributed (3-phase) Stator Design - PDF

    Printable Ruler - PDF

    Printable Protractor - PDF

    Types of Wind Turbines - PDF

    Electromagnetic Crane Documents

    Electromagnet Build Guide with a Lab - PDF
    Electromagnet Build Guide with a Lab - Editable Word Document

    Crane Build for an Electromagnet - PDF
    Crane Build for Electromagnet - Editable Word Document

    Electromagnet Overview - PDF
    Electromagnet Overview - Editable Word Document

    Electromagnet Design & Engineering Challenges
    "In The Bucket" Challenge - PDF
    "In The Bucket" Challenge - Editable Word Document

    "Clip Hanger" Challenge - PDF
    "Clip Hanger" Challenge - Editable Word Document

    "Super Sort" Challenge - PDF
    "Super Sort" Challenge - Editable Word Document

    "Super Sort" Arena - Single Player - PDF
    "Super Sort" Arena - Two Player - PDF

    Challenge Scorecard - PDF

    Electric Racer Documents

    Electric Racer Build Guide - PDF
    Electric Racer Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Engineering Notebook & Design Process Documents

    Simple Engineering Notebook - PDF
    Engineering Notebook - PDF

    Elementary STEAM Sheet - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    Secondary STEAM Sheet - PDF (Coming Soon!)

    Branding & Marketing Sheet - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    (Micro) Patent Pending Sheet - PDF (Coming Soon!)

    TeacherGeek Quick Start Guide - PDF

    Printable Ruler - PDF

    Flag Waver Documents

    Build Guide - PDF

    Fluid Power Lab Documents

    Fluid Power Lab: Imperial Units
    Fluid Power Lab (Imperial Units) - PDF
    Fluid Power Lab Answer Key (Imperial Units) - PDF, password-protected

    Fluid Power Lab: Metric Units
    Fluid Power Lab (Metric Units) - PDF
    Fluid Power Lab Answer Key (Metric Units) - PDF, password-protected

    Geared Wind Turbine Documents

    Gear Box Turbine Build Guide - PDF

    Alternator Build - PDF

    Blade and Hub Build - PDF

    Gearbox Build - PDF

    Wind Turbine Stand Build - PDF

    TeacherGeek Quick Start Guide Distributed (3-phase) Stator Design - PDF

    Printable Ruler - PDF

    Printable Protractor - PDF

    Types of Wind Turbines - PDF

    Gears Tinker Set Documents (Update: November 2019)

    Set-Up Guide - PDF
    Set-Up Guide - Editable Word Document

    Ratio & Proportion Lab - PDF
    Ratio & Proportion Lab - Editable Word Document

    Obstacle Course Challenge - PDF
    Obstacle Course Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Kinetic Sculpture Challenge - PDF
    Kinetic Sculpture Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Amusement Park Challenge - PDF
    Amusement Park Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Mechanical Advantage - PDF
    Mechanical Advantage - Editable Word Document

    Gears & Pulleys Tinker Set Documents (Update: January 2018)

    Basic Build Guide - PDF
    Basic Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Advanced Build Guide - PDF
    Advanced Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Basic Ratios & Proportions Lab - PDF
    Basic Ratios & Proportions Lab - Editable Word Document

    Mechanical Advantage Sheet - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    Mechanical Advantage Sheet - Editable Word Document (Coming Soon!)

    Design & Engineering Challenge - PDF
    Design & Engineering Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Gears & Pulleys Tinker Set Engineering Notebook - PDF

    Genetics' Activity Documents

    Monster Mash: Traits + Genes Lab - PDF (Coming Soon!!)

    Grab Lab Documents (Update: August 2017)

    Grab Lab All-in-One - PDF

    Build Guide - PDF

    Tools & Traits Worksheet - PDF
    Tools & Traits Worksheet - Editable Word Document

    Grab Lab Engineering Challenge - PDF
    Grab Lab Engineering Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Grab Lab Engineering Notebook Page - PDF

    Tide Pool Grab Immersive Challenge - PowerPoint Presentation

    Hydraulic Arm (Advanced) Documents

    Advanced Build Guide (Secondary) - PDF
    Advanced Build Guide (Secondary) - Editable Word Document

    Hydraulic Arm Classroom Overview - PDF
    Hydraulic Arm Classroom Overview - Editable Word Document

    Fluid Power Lab - PDF
    Fluid Power Lab Answer Key - PDF, password-protected

    Design & Engineering Challenges - PDF
    Design & Engineering Challenges - Editable Word Document

    Hydraulic Arm (Basic) Documents (Updated: January 2018)

    Basic Build Guide (Elementary) - PDF
    Basic Build Guide (Elementary) - Editable Word Document

    Hydraulic Claw Documents (Updated: January 2018)

    Build Guide - PDF
    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Design & Engineering Challenges - PDF
    Design & Engineering Challenges - Editable Word Document

    Mariana Trench Deep Dive - PowerPoint Presentation

    Overview - PDF
    Overview - Editable Word Document

    (Micro) Hydroponics Documents

    Build Guide - PDF
    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Hydroponics Worksheet - PDF
    Hydroponics Worksheet - Editable Word Document

    pH Lab - PDF
    pH Lab - Editable Word Document

    Nutrient Solution Lab - PDF
    Nutrient Solution Lab - Editable Word Document

    Design & Engineering Challenges - PDF
    Design & Engineering Challenges - Editable Word Document

    Classroom Overview - PDF
    Classroom Overview - Editable Word Document

    Judo-Bot Documents (Update: April 2017)

    Build Guide - PDF
    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    R-R-Rumble! Challenge - PDF

    R-R-Rumble Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Heavy Weight Challenge - PDF
    Heavy Weight Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Pick & Sort Challenge - PDF
    Pick & Sort Challenge - Editable Word Document

    (Coming Soon!) Robo-Racer Challenge - PDF

    Fluid Power Lab - PDF
    Fluid Power Lab Answer Key - PDF, password-protected

    Simple Engineering Notebook - PDF
    Judo-Bot Engineering Notebook - PDF

    (Micro) Kinetic Sculpture Documents (Coming Soon!)

    Maker Cart Documents

    TeacherGeek Maker Cart Manual - PDF
    TeacherGeek Maker Cart Component List - PDF

    Mini Wind Turbine Documents

    Build Guide - PDF
    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Labs - PDF
    Labs - Editable Word Document

    Design & Engineering Challenge - PDF
    Design & Engineering Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Classroom Overview - PDF
    Classroom Overview - Editable Word Document

    Mousetrap Vehicle Documents (Update: August 2017)

    Build Guide - PDF

    Mousetrap Long Shot Challenge - PDF
    Mousetrap Long Shot Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Mousetrap Sprint Challenge - PDF
    Mousetrap Sprint Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Mousetrap Shell Design Challenge - PDF
    Mousetrap Shell Design Challenge - Editable Word Document (Coming Soon!)

    Projectile Launcher (Basic) Documents (Update: June 2017)

    Basic Build Guide - PDF
    Basic Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Classroom Overview - PDF
    Classroom Overview - Editable Word Document

    Precision & Accuracy Lab - PDF
    Precision & Accuracy Lab - Editable Word Document
    Answer Key - PDF, Password Protected

    How to Hit the Target: Graphing - PDF
    How to Hit the Target: Graphing - Editable Word Document

    Bull's-Eye Challenge
    - PDF
    Bull's-Eye Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Moving Target Challenge - PDF
    Moving Target Challenge - Editable Word Document

    STEM Siege Challenge - PDF
    STEM Siege Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Projectile Launcher (Advanced) Documents (Update: June 2017)

    Advanced Build Guide - PDF
    Advanced Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Classroom Overview - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    Classroom Overview - Editable Word Document (Coming Soon!)

    How to Hit the Target: Kinematic Equations - PDF
    How to Hit the Target: Kinematic Equations - Editable Word Document

    Pump It! Lab Documents (Update: May 2018)

    Pump It Lab - PDF
    Pump It Lab - Editable Word Document

    Robotic Hand Prototype Documents (Coming Soon!)

    Rubber Band Racer Documents (Update: August 2017)

    Basic Build Guide - PDF
    Basic Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Forces & Friction Lab - PDF
    Forces & Friction Lab - Editable Word Document

    Ramp Roll Lab - PDF
    Ramp Roll Lab - Editable Word Document

    Long Shot Challenge - PDF
    Long Shot Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Sled Race Challenge - PDF
    Sled Race Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Sprint Challenge - PDF
    Sprint Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Target Challenge - PDF
    Target Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Mars Rescue Mission - Immersive Challenge PowerPoint Presentation

    Overview - PDF
    Overview - Editable Word Document

    Advanced Rubber Band Racer Documents (Update: December 2017)

    Advanced Build Guide (Grades 2-6) - PDF
    Advanced Build Guide (Grades 2-6) - Editable Word Document

    Advanced Build Guide (Grades 7-12+) - PDF
    Advanced Build Guide (Grades 7-12+) - Editable Word Document

    Apollo 13 Challenge - PDF
    Apollo 13 Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Mars Rescue Mission - PowerPoint Presentation

    Mars Rescue Mission Print-Outs - PDF
    Mars Rescue Mission Print-Outs - Editable Word Document

    Egg-Press Lane Challenge - PDF
    Egg-Press Lane Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Long Shot Challenge - PDF
    Long Shot Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Sprint Challenge - PDF
    Sprint Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Target Challenge - PDF
    Target Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Coming soon! Keep an eye out for these new labs (currently in development):

    Inertia Lab (Grades 6-8)
    Match the Graph - Types of Motion (Grades 7-12)
    F=ma Lab (Grades 9-12)
    Momentum Lab (Grades 9-12)
    Energy Transfer Lab (Grades 9-12)
    Hooke's Law Lab (Grades 9-12)


    Sail Car Documents (Update: March 2020)

    Grades Pre-K - 3

    Getting Started Guide PDF

    Go Guide PDF or MSWord | Video

    Pre-K Push Pull Lab PDF or MSWord | Video
    Pre-K Wind Lab PDF or MSWord | Video

    Grades K-1 Push Pull PDF or MSWord | Video
    Grades K-1 Wind Lab PDF or MSWord | Video

    Grades 2-3 Wind Lab PDF or MSWord | Video
    Grades 2-3 Balanced Forces Lab PDF or MSWord | Video

    Crosswind Challenge PDF or MSWord | Video

    Pre-K Engineering Notebook PDF or MSWord

    K-3 Engineering Notebook PDF or MSWord

    Grades 4 - 12+

    Getting Started Guide PDF

    Basic Go Guide PDF or MSWord  | Video
    Advanced Go Guide PDF or MSWord | Video

    Balanced Forces Lab PDF or MSWord | Video

    Forces & Motion Lab - PocketLab Edition PDF or MSWord | Video
    Forces & Motion Answer Key PDF

    Inertia Lab - PocketLab Edition PDF  or MSWord | Video
    Inertia Lab Answer Key PDF

    Atwood's Machine Lab  (See Atwood's Machine Section) 

    Momentum Lab PDF or MSWord | Video
    Momentum Lab Answer Key PDF

    Crosswind Challenge PDF or MSWord | Video
    Headwind Challenge PDF or MSWord | Video

    Standards Resource Documents

    Next Generation Science Standards
    NGSS Standards Download - PDF
    NGSS Standards Spreadsheet - Editable /Searchable Excel Sheet

    International Technology & Engineering Educators' Association Standards
    ITEEA Standards Download - PDF
    ITEEA Standards Spreadsheet - Editable/Searchable Excel Sheet

    Sumo-Bot Documents

    Build Guide - PDF

    Super Spring Scale Documents

    Spring Scale Build Guide - PDF
    Spring Scale Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Spring Scale Graduations Templates - PDF

    Printable Ruler

    STEAM Market-It Challenge

    STEAM Market-It Challenge - PDF
    STEAM Market-It Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Total Controller Manual

    Total Controller Manual

    Toy Design Workshop Documents

    Build Guide - PDF
    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Lab - PDF

    Engineering Challenge - PDF
    Engineering Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Water Filter Documents (Coming Soon!)

    Wiggle Bot Documents (Update: April 2018)

    Wiggle-Bot Build Guide - PDF
    Wiggle-Bot Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Super Wiggle-Bot Build Guide - PDF
    Super Wiggle-Bot Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Build Guide with Labs - PDF
    Build Guide with Labs - Editable Word Document
    Wiggle-Bot Labs Answer Key (Password Protected) - PDF

    Wiggle-Bot Engineering Challenge - PDF
    Wiggle-Bot Engineering Challenge - Editable Word Document

    Wiggle-Bot Overview - PDF
    Wiggle-Bot Overview - Editable Word Document

    Example Wiggle-Bot Engineering Notebook

    Wiggle-Bot Idea Sheet

    Wind Lift Documents

    Wind Lift Build Guide - PDF
    Wind Lift Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Labs - PDF
    Labs - Editable Word Document

    Wind Lift Engineering Challenges - PDF
    Wind Lift Engineering Challenges - Editable Word Document

    Classroom Overview - PDF
    Classroom Overiew - Editable Word Document

    Example Wind Lift Engineering Notebook

    Types of Wind Turbines - PDF

    Printable Protractor - PDF

    Printable Ruler - PDF

    Wind Pump Documents (Update: November 2017)

    Wind Pump Build Guide

    Wind Pump Classroom Overview - PDF (Coming Soon!)
    Wind Pump Classroom Overview - Editable Microsoft Word (Coming Soon!)

    Blade and Hub Build

    Wind Stand Build Guide

    Wind Stand Documents

    Build Guide - PDF
    Build Guide - Editable Word Document

    Yeast Mobile Documents

    Yeast Mobile Build Guide - PDF
    Yeast Mobile Build Guide - Editable Microsoft Word

    X2 Yeast Mobile Build Guide - PDF
    X2 Yeast Mobile Build Guide - Editable Microsoft Word