UT - Engineering Your World

Engineering Design and Problem Solving - 2nd Period

Lesson Plans

Jan. 30th- Feb 3rd.

5.6 Safer Buildings - What does "safe" mean?

5.7 Safer Buildings - How have engineers prevented earthquake damage in the past?

Students will: Research technology that changes the targeted variables (length, mass, and stiffness) and creates a class presentation on the results.

Feb.6th -10th

5.8 Safer Buildings - How well do these different ideas work? Students will design what ideas to test, make changes to buildings, collect additional data and analyze results.