Project-based Learning

Thinking Inside the Box?

By Hiu To / October 15, 2015

The Design & Engineering students received a visit from two experts from the James Dyson Foundation. Bailee and Marie taught the students basic prototyping skills so that they may build prototypes of their original bike designs.

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Making contaminated water potable

How Do We Make Chicago River Water Potable?

By Hiu To / October 8, 2015

Students in the Water class built water filters to make contaminated water potable. They filtered the water 3 times using their homemade devices and measured the pH along the way. The magic pH was 7.0.

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