The Finding Out About Structures student book provides a foundation in the properties of materials and the basics of bridge design. Topics include experimenting with sheet materials, calculating load distribution, and building bridges. Students explore arch structures and build a skywalk.
The Finding Out About Structures teacher book features a comprehensive exploration of building structures, cantilever and arch structures, and suspension bridges. It includes everything you need to introduce students to the design process and teach them how to build various structures including a suspension bridge.