Building Model Machines

Students build a working model to accomplish a specific task. In this upper-level lesson, students are asked to design, build, and modify a working mechanism that would lift materials. The lesson is part of a competition hosted by The Grand Union Canal Company. Students have little instruction other than models of old pieces of machinery.

7th - 8th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 0 Downloads
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Technology & Engineering
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning

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