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Icon of Modernism: Representing the Brooklyn Bridge, 1883-1950Lesson Planet
K - 12th
The Brooklyn Bridge is not for sale but it is certainly a valuable work of art, and is certainly an American icon. Class members research the history of the bridge, examine eight works of art depicting the bridge, and then design their...
Bridge Types: Tensile and Compressive ForcesLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Bridges rely on tension and compression to keep them standing. Pairs test this principle by constructing simple bridges and applying a force to the center. Teams use the provided worksheet to record their observations of the reaction of...
Introduce Vocabulary: Cross a Bridge (Hunter)Lesson Planet
K - 3rd
What does suspension mean? Learn this and other bridge-related vocabulary as scholars listen to Ryan Ann Hunter's nonfiction book, Cross a Bridge. This strategy can be applied to any book. Before reading, acquaint pupils with the new...
The Brooklyn Bridge Project PacketLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
When looking at the Brooklyn Bridge, the awesomeness of building such a structure in 1870 comes to the forefront. Learners comprehend how builders took on such a massive project so long ago. Using photos, political cartoons, and letters,...
Paper Suspension Bridges: You Want Me To Go Up There?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
A few class periods will be required to complete this physics investigation with your high schoolers. There is an unavailable video written into the lesson plan, but there is plenty of material here to bridge the gap. Two terrific...
Suspensions, Colloids and SolutionsLesson Planet
14 mins 7th - 10th
Sal introduces students to mixtures and solutions. He starts out by explaining that homogenous mixtures, such as homogenized milk, are mixtures that are even and consistent throughout. He goes on to illustrate how the particle sizes in a...
Suspension Bridges: Connecting LivesLesson Planet
5th - 7th
Students use a hands-on approach to abstract concepts of geometric shapes and measurement. In this connecting lives lesson, students compare the connection of the foundation and strength of Ruby Bridges to the foundation and strength of...
Do Some Research - Suspension Bridges - Golden Gate BridgeLesson Planet
5th - 6th
In this science research worksheet, students use the library or Internet to determine what the second largest suspension bridge in the world, that is located in San Francisco, California, is called. They write the answer on the blue...
Rainbows, Bridges & Weather, Oh My!Lesson Planet
10th - 12th
Explore how real-world applications can be parabolic in nature and how to find quadratic functions that best fit data. A number of different examples of modeling parabolas are explored including a student scavenger hunt, the exploration...
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...
Harmonic Motion: Pendulum LabLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Several times throughout history, groups of soldiers marching in rhythm across a suspension bridge have caused it to collapse. Scholars experiment with pendulums, resonance, and force to determine why this would happen. First, pupils...
Roebling and Suspension Bridges: A Thread of SteelLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Learners create a model bridge using steel. For this bridges lesson plan, students study John Augustus Roebling and how he created bridges out of steel and the impact it had on society. Then learners build their own bridge model.
Construction Technologies: Construct the Strongest BridgeLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers investigate how engineers use different types of bridges for different places. In small groups they design and construct bridges for three different scenarios, and answer a series of investigating questions applied to...
ntegrated Warm Up - The Bridges of PortlandLesson Planet
1st - 3rd
Students warm up in a fun and stimulating way. They demonstrate understanding of cues words from teacher by simulating bridges. They replace the flags on top of the Freemont bridge by jumping up, grabbing the flags, and saying "Whew!"...
Solution and Concentration: What Is in the Air I'm Breathing?Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What makes air fresh or not so fresh? The solution is solution chemistry! Explore homogeneous mixtures with a video from the JFR Science series. The narrator explains a variety of solution terms, how to classify solutions, and how people...
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...
Forest Canopies: View from the TopLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students examine the economic and ecological benefits of forest canopies. They read and discuss an article, answer questions, conduct research, draw field sketches of a canopy ecosystem, conduct a feasibility study, or prepare tourist...
Graphing Calculator Investigation - Second Degree Polynomial FunctionsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students solve quadratic functions. In this solving quadratic functions lesson, students determine the height of an object at a given time. Students determine the time at which an object hits the ground. Students answer questions...
Antebellum Transportation Model PresentationLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students analyze transportation systems. In this West Virginia history lesson, students research Internet and print sources to determine how transportation systems prompted western expansion in the state. Students create posters that...
Graphing Quadratic Equations with a Coefficient of OneLesson Planet
9th - 12th
This is a teacher page for a lesson and does not include any materials to support the lesson. Students graph quadratic equations with a coefficient of one and create a table of values to graph a quadratic equation. They plot the values...
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