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Skyscrapers: Engineering Up!

Middle schoolers build their own newspaper skyscrapers with limited materials and time. They identify several different structural engineering principles relating to skyscrapers. They explain how their towers resisted the wind load.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Engineering
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Project
  • Vocabulary

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