We found 46 resources with the keyterm bridges
Fair Haven Community and the Grand Avenue BridgeLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students use the internet to research the history of Fair Haven, Connecticut. In groups, they are introduced to the socio-economic developments and how the area has grown over time. They work together to create their own bridge design...
What Structural Challenges Do Bridge Builders Face Today?Lesson Planet
7th - 8th
Learners investigate the process of constructing a bridge. They study the meaning of structural force and draw pictures of examples. Students identify the types of building materials have been used in history to construct bridges and how...
Lessons in Courage: Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, and Ruby BridgesLesson Planet
First graders discover the contributions of Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks and Ruby Bridges in the Civil Rights Movement. Books and recordings are used to help students explain how important they were in the movement.
Is London Bridge Really Going to Fall Down?Lesson Planet
4th - 5th
Students discover what forces work together to hold up a suspension bridge. They see various bridges around the world, and learn the basic principles that enable each bridge to support itself. Groups design their own bridge, testing how...