Period 7 8:23-9:09– Research bridge design through the Bridge Web Quest in your Bridge Structural Design Portfolio
Period 6- 9:12-9:58– Continue to work on the above task
Period 5- 10:01-10:47– Specials
Period 4- 10:50-11:36– Design your bridge
Period 2- 11:41-1:01– Build your bridges
Period 3- 1:04-1:50– Continue building bridge
Period 1- 1:53-2:45– Specials
Bridge Educational Videos
Top Builder: Toothpick Bridge | Design Squad – 4 minutes
Discovery Education Bill Nye – Bridges – 6 minutes
Top 10 Crazy Bridges Around the World – 5 minutes
What Makes a Bridge So Strong– 4 minutes
Website of Bridge Webquest
- You may use up to 175 wooden coffee stirrers and 25 popsicle sticks and glue. Try to use the fewest sticks possible to reach your goal.
- The bridge must be able to hold up to 5,000 g weight.
The bridge must be at least 14 inches in length.
- When bridge is constructed, it will be placed between 2 chairs & tested with weight bearing test
- Bridge will also be judged on aesthetics, so be creative
Team Comets- I forgot… Where do I go? 🙂
Period 2 Science- Mr. Koperwhats
Period 3 Science- Mrs. Vigliotti
Period 4 Science- Mrs. Hereford
Period 6 Science- Mrs. Fraczek
Period 7 Science- Ms Thibodeau