Monday, 6/1/15- B 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” student worksheet; Read the “Aesthetic Vote” and the “Testing Phase;” Answer #2 on the “Popsicle Bridge- Design Your Own Bridge student worksheet
  2. 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.
  3. Complete Bridge Packet- Use pp.204-211 in Motion, Forces, & Energy textbook as a resource