Reflection: High Quality Task Designing an Eco-friendly Building Part 3 - Section 2: Explaining the Designs


Developing and explaining three designs is difficult for students. They are accostomed to doing an activity and then it is done. I have to explain that the design process is never done.  The client is always making changes and it is important that they have some ideas already generated that can be used in a pinch.  

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  High Quality Task: Three Design Ideas
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Designing an Eco-friendly Building Part 3

Unit 6: Designing for the Future: Eco Friendly Building
Lesson 3 of 10

Objective: SWBAT use scientific knowledge to explain how their design is eco-friendly.

Big Idea: The fun starts here. Students have lots of cool information about eco-friendly building systems and products. In this lesson, students begin to design a floor plan, thinking about the best way to solve the design problem.

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