Parachutes - Engineering Design Unit

Unit Goals

By the end of this unit students will know and understand:

Unit Outline


Unit Storyline and Assessments

Unit Storyline

Designing Parchutes

Unit Power Point

Unit Assessments for part 1 and 2

Assessments are in Illuminate. To view assessment and answer key, please follow the following steps:

Assessment Calendar for when assessments are administered.

Science Discussion Cards for Science and Enginering Practices and Cross Cutting Concepts - Bozeman Science

Cross Cutting Concepts.pdf


Teacher Background Information

EiE login Information for Access to Teachers guide Digitally

Digital Access for Teachers

To access the online teachers guide for the engineering units, digital/interactive student stories and additional resources such as videos from classrooms, please use the directions below and the passkeys on the document to the right to create and access your materials.  

 If you have any issues, please contact Ryann Patrick-Stuart.

Digital Storybooks

Enhance learning with interactive digital storybooks that use cross-curricular connections to bring learning to life.  

Science Resources


Discussion Cards


Design Process Cards


Design Process


Materials Lists and Information

Unit Materials List


Material Cards


Family Letter for Recycled Items

Family Materials Letter

Visuals for Collection Boxes

Recycle Items Signs