Each week we are watching and discussing technology videos in the STEM lab. Below are the links:
In keeping with our solar panel videos and discussions we will watch the following video on fully transparent solar cells that could make windows in your house a power source:http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/first-fully-transparent-solar-power-cell/
After previous video and discussion about the first Solar Panel plane, and last week’s magnetic trains students asked about Solar Paneled high speed trains. This week’s video will show solar powered trains:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xcHikSkIAvY
After last week’s video and discussion about the first Solar Panel plane, a 7th grader asked about the trains that hover over the tracks. This week’s video will show how that is possible using magnets:
Something new in the current world of technology?
Show a video of new technology and discusshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loFL5gT_m8I
In Honor of Black History Month we will watch and discuss a video of Mae Jemison, the first African American woman in space: http://www.biography.com/people/mae-c-jemison-9542378Show a video of new technology and discuss Solar Energy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHwy2ABbo6Q&feature=youtu.be