Students will build bridges based on their knowledge of shapes.The goal is to discover which shapes are the strongest and why certain structures are built the way they are. They will be able to connect this knowledge to their everyday lives.
How can we use prior knowledge to create the strongest bridge?
Other Instructional Materials or Notes:
- 1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
- 4 Connect mathematical ideas and real-world situations through modeling.
- 5 Use a variety of mathematical tools effectively and strategically.
- 5.G Geometry
- 6.GM Geometry and Measurement