Transportation engineers guarantee our safety as pedestrians and motorists. They analyze data to maximize the efficiency of the transportation that moves us and the goods we depend on to live.
Now that fourth graders are magnet experts, they put their creative juices to work to imagine all the possibilities for a Maglev design. Here are notebook samples of students in the "Imagine" stage of using the engineering design process. Teams will soon plan out their finalized design before they create and test their prototype. Their plan must be approved by head transportation engineer Mrs. Brinza!