Goal: developing a pill coating that can withstand the churning actions and acidic environment of the stomach.
Learning outcomes: human digestive system; pharmaceutical engineering; engineer design process
Grade: 5-8 grade
Activity time: 3 hours
Toolbox includes a class set with fifteen (15) individual student kits with all project materials.
Toolbox also comes with a Teachers Guide that includes:
- Lesson Plan
- Build instructions with photos
- Extension/Enrichment ideas
- Parent Participation Note