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Towers Video (DVD)

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A great way to introduce a unit on tower building, this informative video includes examples of real-world towers such as the CN Tower in Toronto. Engineering terms including compression, tension, thrust lines, and weight distribution are explained. The Towers video provides design tips such as using triangles and arches to strengthen a structure. Finally, students are guided through the complete tower design and building process from brainstorming and sketching to making joints and gluing.


Type: Educational DVDs Grades: 6-12



  • Media: DVD
  • Copyright: 1996
  • Publisher: Pitsco, Inc.
  • Length: 12 minutes