Teaching Sustainable Design

Teaching Sustainable Design

 Last year, SolidWorks introduced SolidWorks Sustainability, a software application that allows your students to evaluate carbon footprint, energy consumed, air acidfication and water eutrification on a 3D model based on material, manufacturing process, where the product is manufactured, and where

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Boyle’s Law

Boyle’s Law

Students learn to apply Chemistry (Boyle’s Law), Geometry (Volume of a cylinder), Algebra (Solving for unknown variables), Metric Units Conversion, Modeling Physical Parts and Assemblies Contributed by A. Lee Sumner. Lesson Plan: boyles_law

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Modeling an Atom

Modeling an Atom

This lesson develops the spherical and circular geometry utilized to create an atom with a nucleus and electrons in orbit.  Students will create a sphere with multiple configurations to represent different elements of the atom.   This original ideal was provided

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Column Chromatography

Column Chromatography

Lesson Plan: Column_chromatography      Students utilize SolidWorks to prepare a model for their column. Students utilize internet research to prepare a brief flowchart for liquid chromatography. This schematic will include: detector cell; column; solvent reservoir; sample loop; and data

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