A series of FREE great stories in pdf format about engineers at work. Simple enough for all students to get a feel for how engineers work. If you are new to STEM these will be must on your reading list. If your school is involved in literacy, these stories will also be helpful. If your students are investigating careers these would be a great introduction to engineering.


  • Career & Technical Education > General
  • Mathematics > General
  • Mathematics > Algebra
  • Mathematics > Applied Mathematics
  • Mathematics > Arithmetic
  • Mathematics > Data Analysis & Probability
  • Science > General
  • Science > Careers
  • Science > Engineering
  • Science > General Science
  • Science > Physics
  • Science > Process Skills
  • Science > Technology

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Higher Education
  • Graduate
  • Undergraduate-Upper Division
  • Undergraduate-Lower Division


engineering STEM careers story stories



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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2, as of 2019-05-31.

Component Ratings:

Subject Matter: 2

Reviewer Comments:

Subject Matter: The stories on this site are probably best for use by science teachers or in collaboration with science teachers for cross-curricular acivities. There are no accompanying explanations of the STEM principles behind each story if needed by the teacher.

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