Week 1

Outline

Overview

Session 1

Questions

What are the characteristics of sand?

What is reinforced sand?

Activities

Team-building activity

Introduction of the Problem Solving Process

Demo of reinforced sand

Whole group discussion

Resources

Problem Solving Process

Printable directions

Outcomes

Describe the characteristics of sand.

Explain what sand reinforcement is.

Session 2

Questions

What is reinforcement?

What is soil reinforcement?

What is the purpose of soil reinforcement?

Activities

Watch video on soil reinforcement

Hands on activity

Whole group discussion

Resources

Problem Solving Process Diagram

Video on soil reinforcement

Outcomes

Explain what soil reinforcement is