Biomimicry: Engineering Inspired by Nature (Grades 9-12)
The SEI Biomimicry curriculum emphasizes the importance of climate change mitigation and sustainable design by guiding students through the technical design and construction of an engineering project inspired by nature. This curriculum includes background lessons in climate change science, evolution, and engineering, as well as hands-on activities, enabling students to gain an in-depth understanding of sustainable engineering principles and design considerations. The project culminates with a student design competition!
This curriculum is free to California teachers. Click here to request.