What is happening to limestone and marble buildings around the world? Show the effects of acid rain in a viewfinder.
The continuing destruction of the world’s rainforests has enormous effects on life. What can be done to help stop the de
What happens when your wheelchair won't fit in a movie theater or you can't see well enough to cross streets safely? Mak
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the most fascinating structures in Italy. It took hundreds of year to construct. Fin
How can an empty water bottle that is dropped in a stream in America end up on a beach in Africa? How could birds and ot
Research Alaskan wildlife and landscapes then create a mixed media landscape with carefully placed native animals.
Students study building design, learning new vocabulary, then put their learning to work as they present relief tiles of
You're are the engineer and architect! Design and build a sports stadium of your dreams.
Architecture reflects both time and place. Explore the intriguing characteristics of buildings in ancient Asia.
Investigate the impact of oil spills and efforts made to prevent and clean up such environmental accidents.
Hurray for horsepower! Make a timeline to show how coal, oil, animals, and many other energy sources enable people and v
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco
Use scale as you plan a realistic fantasy garden of all of your favorite fruits and vegetables.
Imagine building a replica of the Great Wall of China! Start with one section and add to it all year as you learn more a
Follow the searching line technique used by Alexander Calder in his sculptures, mobiles, and paintings as you create an
Just how fast is a high-speed train? Design a train, then move it at amazing speed with a flip book.
Step back in time to create a modern version of Americana! Use your knowledge about types of lines, too.
How can something so small be so spectacular? Explore the structure of carbon, the foundational element for all living t
Students trace around their hands to imitate the look of intricate henna designs on paper. These traditional, temporary
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Can a simple strip of hand colored paper and two paper clips get students excited about math? Introduce topology with th
Make a Mobius strip with colorful lines, shapes, and mathematical patterns. Cut it in half and watch the magic happen!
Creating, presenting and responding to works of art are explored in The Private/Public Self project. This creative multi
What can smoking do to human lungs? Create realistic models of healthy and smoker's lungs.