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Teaching middle school or high school students? Use these resources to help kids understand what nanotechnology is and how it may impact their lives. You might start by watching Mark Ratner's seminar A Gentle Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanoscience. Check out the various animations that we have to explain nanoscience concepts. Try running a simple tool online, such as CNTbands.

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  1. Micropump Overview Learning Module

    21 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces the MEMS micropump, how it works and where it is used in microtechnology.  Activities allow for further discovery into the operation of micropumps.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26797

  2. Micropumps Overview Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    21 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces the MEMS micropump, how it works and where it is used in microtechnology.  Activities allow for further discovery into the operation of micropumps.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26798

  3. Statistical Process Control (SPC) Learning Module

    20 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a set of tools used for continuous improvement and the assurance of quality in an active manufacturing process.  This learning module introduces some of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26813

  4. A Systematic Approach to Problem Solving Learning Module

    20 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces a systematic approach to solving problems by using a six-step process.  This approach is used throughout industry to solve simple to complex problems. ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26833

  5. A Systematic Approach to Problem Solving Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    20 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces a systematic approach to solving problems by using a six-step process.  This approach is used throughout industry to solve simple to complex problems. ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26835

  6. Learning Module: MEMS Micromachining Overview

    22 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of three micromachining processes (bulk, surface, LIGA) used for the fabrication of microsystems or MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems). ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26733

  7. Learning Module: MEMS Micromachining Overview - Instructor Guides

    22 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of three micromachining processes (bulk, surface, LIGA) used for the fabrication of microsystems or MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems). ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26734

  8. Learning Module: Comparison of Scale - Macro, Micro, Nano

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    In order to grasp many of the concepts associated with micro and nano-size devices, one needs to understand scale and the size of objects associated with different scales.  This learning...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26655

  9. Learning Module: Comparison of Scale: Macro, Micro, Nano - Instructor Guides

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    In order to grasp many of the concepts associated with micro and nano-size devices, one needs to understand scale and the size of objects associated with different scales.  This learning...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26656

  10. Learning Module: Units of Weights and Measures

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides information on the evolution of the current systems of weights and measures, and an overview of the International Standards of Units and metric system. ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26638

  11. Learning Module: Units of Weights and Measures - Instructor Guides

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides information on the evolution of the current systems of weights and measures, and an overview of the International Standards of Units and metric system. ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26639

  12. Learning Module: Introduction to Actuators

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "actuators" - what they...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26586

  13. Learning Module: Introduction to Actuators - Instructor Guides

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "actuators" - what they...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26587

  14. Learning Module: Introduction to Sensors

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "sensors" - what they are,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26571

  15. Learning Module: Introduction to Sensors - Instructor Guides

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "sensors" - what they are,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26572

  16. Learning Module: Introduction to Transducers

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "transducers" - what they...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26564

  17. Learning Module: Introduction to Transducers - Instructor Guides

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "transducers" - what they...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26557

  18. Learning Module: History of MEMS

    10 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides a timeline of the progression of microtechnology through a series of innovations that starts with the first Point Contact Transistor built in 1947 and ends with the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26533

  19. Learning Module: History of MEMS - Instructor Guides

    10 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides a timeline of the progression of microtechnology through a series of innovations that starts with the first Point Contact Transistor built in 1947 and ends with the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26524

  20. A profile of a Nano EPICS High School - Agawam High School

    10 May 2017 | Papers | Contributor(s): Tamecia Raishaun Jones

    This is a short profile of an EPICS High School that has found a way to integrate nano into its curriculum.  The profile describes how the teacher used her specialized background in marine...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26512