Lesson Plan

Popsicle Bridge

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Using popsicle sticks and glue, groups must work together to design and build a bridge that can support weight and is aesthetically pleasing. The lesson plan begins by learners reading about different features of bridge architecture, followed by design and building of the bridge, and finally, each learner answers reflection questions.

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  • Real-world engineering challenges make learning relevant
  • Teams must work together to be successful
  • Adaptable for all age groups
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