ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (9 - 12)
Title: Automotive Brake Service-Constructing a Brake Trainer
Description: A brake trainer can be a valuable assett to teaching students about automotive brakes. On the vehicle brake systems are embedded and difficult to see in the "big picture" of brake systems.
Subject: Credit Recovery Science (9 - 12), or Science (9 - 12), or Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics (9 - 12)
Title: Automotive Brakes Hydraulic System Diagnosis
Description: The hydraulic distribution system is the heart of the brake system. The effects of Pascal's Law allow for vehicles weighing many thousands of pounds to be brought to a stop with minimal effort. Understanding of hydraulics is the keystone to successful brake repair.