Survive the Great Earthquake Shake! Part 1

Unit 4: Earth Changes
Lesson 14 of 18

Objective: SWBAT identify some of the factors that make buildings earthquake-proof and model an earthquake-proof structure using simple materials.

Big Idea: In this lesson, students work in groups to plan and build an earthquake proof structure using toothpicks and miniature marshmallows.

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Science, buildings, Earthquakes
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