Week 1

Outline

Overview

Session 1

Questions

What is the goal of this project?

What is a bridge and how does a bridge work?

Goal

To understand the project

To understand the bridges in society

Activities

Watch videos on bridges

Research about bridges

Resources

Bridge Facts

How bridges work

Videos

Outcomes

Journal Keeping

Project Goal

Presentation on bridge functions

Session 2

Questions

What are the different types of bridges? (focuses on four types bridges)

When would a bridge designer want to use each type of bridge?

Goal

To research about different types of bridges

To understand the different parts of a bridge

Activities

Research about different types of bridges

Some hands on building activities

Learn about EV3 robot parts

Resources

Directions for each station

Video

Outcomes

Journal Keeping

Project Goal

Presentation on bridge functions