The Light-House Project

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Groups work together to design a lighthouse, from designing and drawing the wiring diagram, to creating prototypes of the switch and circuit, to envisioning and building a scale model along with a blueprint. By including different activities that involve science, technology, engineering, and math, high schoolers gain valuable workplace skills while learning key concepts.

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Pros

  • 21st century skills of collaboration, communication, and perseverance needed
  • Outline for teacher provides flexibility to work around the aspects of the project
  • Clear expectations and rubric provide all learners with the requirements to succeed
Cons

  • Activities are intended to supplement lessons; additional planning time may be needed
NGSS