Session D-6: Strong Structure by DesignProfessional Learning Day
Grade LevelEngineering, Grade Levels: 5-6
Start Date27-2-2015 12:30 PM
End Date27-2-2015 1:30 PM
DescriptionStrengthen your pedagogy by learning how the monolithic dome, inspired by the shape of an egg, is one of the strongest existing architectural structures. They will go back to their schools with an inexpensive activity challenging student to make a 3D structure from a 2D picture, then combining several 3D structures to create a monolithic dome.
Citation InformationCarmela Minaya, Aziza Darwish and Heather Richardson. "Session D-6: Strong Structure by Design" (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/aziza_darwish/4/