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|Engineering parachutes? Boost math learning with EiE extension lessons.
Some educators think of extension lessons as a convenient and educational way to fill a few minutes when your students finish work ahead of schedule. But they're much more than that! Well-designed extension lessons
- make connections between the topic you're teaching and other subject areas,
- help students explore a topic more
- provide extra support for students who need to strengthen their skills.
Did you know that Engineering is Elementary offers a large collection of extension lessons? We have hundreds of engaging short lessons, all designed by K-5 classroom teachers and expert curriculum developers so that they integrate perfectly in your engineering classroom.