Thinking Like an Engineer

Online Course (Grades 6-12) | taught by Mr. Kroeplin (Mr. K)
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Jordan M

Thanks for a great experience!

I loved the projects! They were super fun and I learned a ton!

Michael J

I loved it!!

I learned a lot about bridges, engineering and physics...It really helped me better understand math.

Jordan M

I loved the projects! They were super fun and I learned a ton!

Michael J

I learned a lot about bridges, engineering and physics...It really helped me better understand math.

Mr. Kroeplin (Mr. K)
Mr. Kroeplin (Mr. K)
Your Instructor

About the Instructor

Mr. Kroeplin is an award winning certified Technology and Engineering instructor who loves creating and innovating. He is crazy fun! 

*This course is not live. It is fully online and is pre-recorded and self-paced

Course Description

*Courses are not live. They are fully online and self-paced.

Learn about the exciting careers of professional problem-solvers called Engineers! These people do amazing things in almost every area you can imagine. It doesn’t matter what you enjoy doing or what products you like, there's an engineer either directly or indirectly involved.

The included interactive lessons, exciting hands-on activities and design challenges will give students a chance to challenge their innovative skills as they practice thinking like an engineer.


*3D Design Software Included!


What students will LEARN:

• What an engineer is and does.
• The many different types of engineers.
• Some of the math and science used by engineers.
• Some of the problems engineers are trying to solve.
• The worlds greatest engineering challenges.
• How 300 years ago a man solved the greatest engineering challenge of his day.
• How to think like an Engineer (innovator).


What students will DO:

• Challenge activities: design and build towers, structures, water filters, and many others.
• Design and build a roller coasters.
• Design and build bridges.
• Design and build a Rube Goldberg machine.
• Design using 3D CAD software (included).

Engineers are the professionals who are most closely associated with applied science, technology, and design. They are professional problem-solvers and innovators. Learn how to think like an Engineer by hanging out with these guys (and girls).

Click HERE for syllabus and material list.


Thinking Like an Innovator - FREE mini course (Bonus)

Innovative thinking is not only fun, it's a critical skill that needs to be developed and exercised. Give your students this super-charged experience!

Students will learn:
• Brain games
• 6 step design process
• 5 why's technique
• How to have more ideas
• Crazy powerful brainstorming technique
• 4 poisons that kill innovation
• What are problems and solutions...really?
• The story of a man who solved the greatest problem of his day!



Course Contents

1 Video
35 Multimedia
13 Texts
30.0 hrs

Course Curriculum

Thinking Like an Engineer - Course Conclusion