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Put Your Truss in Building Bridges

Learners apply abstract concepts, such as stress, fulcrums, the law of gravity, and the strength of different geometric shapes. Groups of student contractors operate simulated architectural firms to create strong, economical bridges.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
Technology & Engineering
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
14 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Technology
Video