Introduction to Design Based Thinking and Design Challenge Registration series: Join Metro Staff to learn about running a design challenge in your school.
This final session is all about connection. Link your #STEMbuildsOhio design challenge experience to academic content standards, student interests, and the pressing needs of the local community.
Connecting the Design Challenge is a 90-minute session and the fourth in the 4-part series OSLN Design Challenge Miniseries. In this session, teachers will make connections to related careers, to their community, to academic content standards, and to student interest. Strategies to introduce students to careers related to the problem and to bring stakeholders from the community in to share their expertise will be shared. Teachers will work to connect the problem to academic content standards. Examples of lessons that connect the design problem to content standards across various subjects will be shared to help teachers develop their own design focused lessons both in their individual classes and in collaboration for interdisciplinary lessons These lessons will be designed to scaffold student development of a solution. Each of these examples and activities will be rooted in student interest.