Let's use the Engineering Design Process to complete a STEAM challenge. Tap the button on the Seesaw activity. Page 1: Challenge Title. Type the title of your challenge. Page 2: Describe the challenge using the mic or label tool. Page 3: What can you do with your materials? Take a picture of the materials you have and type or record your ideas. Page 4: Draw your design. Use the drawing tool and then label the materials and parts of your design. Page 5: Start building! Take a picture of your prototype. Page 6: Explain how you can improve on your design using the or . Take a picture of your new design. Page 7: Reflect on the process. Use the label tool or the microphone to explain some of the challenges and successes you had when completing this challenge. Tap the green check to add to Seesaw.
This activity guides your students through the Engineering Design Process. Your students will document each step along the way using pictures, text, recording, and drawings. This journal is general enough so it can be used with any STEAM challenge you are planning. The instructions above give students the option to record or type their responses, however the instructions can be adapted to fit your students' needs. Text, photo, drawing, and label images on each slide can be added or deleted.