Thursday, 6/4/15- A Day- 8th Grade Dance Tonight!

Learning Objective:

To explore physical concepts through design and/or construction of structures such as car crashes

Learning Activities:

  1. Do Now- Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner; Get out the “Popsicle Bridge- Design Your Own Bridge” student worksheet; Write down the names of 2 songs that you hope are played at tonight’s 8th grade dance
  2. Model- “Design Your Own Bridge”- Evaluation Phase- Give aesthetic score to each group
  3. Cue- Advance Organizer- Mythbusters Car Crash Force video segment
  4. Website Research- Car Crash Vehicle Safety Internet Research- Model how to do the research


Popsicle Bridge Student Worksheet: Design Your Own Bridge AND Bridge packet due tomorrow 6/5