Week 8

Outline

Overview

Session 1

Questions

Task Challenge: Design and Construct a bridge over the Boise River to resist an earthquake

Goal

To determine which bridge is the strongest

Activities

To test the bridge

Final testing (competition)

Resources

Shake Table

Laptops

Video/Tape Recorder

Outcomes

A group test of their bridges

Session 2

Questions

Task Challenge: Design competition for a bridge over the Boise River to resist an earthquake

Goal

To determine which bridge is the strongest

Activities

Focus Group Interview

Surveys

Resources

Laptops

Video Recorder

Tape Recorder

Outcomes

Individual group debriefing