This collaborative Google Slides project includes 55 slides hyperlinked to a table of contents for easy navigation.
It includes slides for: task / video explanation, research resources, procedure / design process, materials list, a suggested timeline, presentation explanation, rubric, student planning guides and reflection, and awards.
Depending on age, this project can take from several periods to up to two weeks. The recommended time frame is 4-5 periods.
The task: Can you design a resort building that will resist an earthquake? Students will work through the engineering design process while communicating effectively. There are 6 different award slides to emphasize the important parts of the project.