Grade: 2 - Engineering 1

2.E.1
Pose questions, make observations, and obtain information about a situation people want to change. Use this data to define a simple problem that can be solved through the construction of a new or improved object or tool.

I Can Statements Academic Vocabulary
* I can pose questions about a situation people want to change.
* I can make observations about a situation people want to change.
* I can obtain information about a situation people want to change.
* I can use data to define a simple problem that can be solved through the construction of a new or improved object or tool.

Engineering Design Process
Ask, Explore, Model, Evaluate, Explain
Problem
Solution
Construction

Cross Cutting Concepts
Structure and Function
Stability and Change
Looking Back Looking Ahead
* Identify a problem or need and create a plan to solve. (F.SC4.1) * Identify a simple problem with the design of an object that reflects a need or a want. Include criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost. (3-5.E.1)

* Construct and perform fair investigations in which variables are controlled and failure points are considered to identify aspects of a model or prototype that can be improved. (3-5.E.3)