Architecture reflects both time and place. Explore the intriguing characteristics of buildings in ancient Asia.
The continuing destruction of the world’s rainforests has enormous effects on life. What can be done to help stop the de
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
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is one of the most fascinating structures in Italy. It took hundreds of year to construct. Fin
What happens when your wheelchair won't fit in a movie theater or you can't see well enough to cross streets safely? Mak
What is happening to limestone and marble buildings around the world? Show the effects of acid rain in a viewfinder.
Students study building design, learning new vocabulary, then put their learning to work as they present relief tiles of
Research Alaskan wildlife and landscapes then create a mixed media landscape with carefully placed native animals.
You're are the engineer and architect! Design and build a sports stadium of your dreams.
Recurring patterns are found in nature in many different things. They are called fractals. Think of a snow flake, peaco
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
Follow the searching line technique used by Alexander Calder in his sculptures, mobiles, and paintings as you create an
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
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
Investigate the impact of oil spills and efforts made to prevent and clean up such environmental accidents.
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.
Hurray for horsepower! Make a timeline to show how coal, oil, animals, and many other energy sources enable people and v
Use scale as you plan a realistic fantasy garden of all of your favorite fruits and vegetables.
What can smoking do to human lungs? Create realistic models of healthy and smoker's lungs.
Focus on historic achievements and positive role models with this collaborative monument making project.
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!
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