Friday, 5/29/15- A Day

Learning Objective:

To model a bridge’s ability to support a load based on the interplay of tension and compression forces that result in a net force of zero

Learning Activities:

  1. Do Now- Get out the Popsicle Bridge- Design Your Own Bridge packet and Count out 200 popsicle sticks.
  2. Science Friday- On a Quest to See the Light and Finding Glow-in-the-Dark Millipedes
  3. Model- “Design Your Own Bridge”- Construction Phase- During construction, you may decide that you need additional sticks or that your design needs to change. This is OK- just revise your plan.