Poly Science – The Art of Bridge Building

Instructor: Monica Dolan
Grade(s): 3-5
Period: B
Duration/ Session(s): 3 weeks/ Session 1 or 2
Cost: $310
Students will learn all about the Engineering Design Process as they explore various types of bridges, how they are built, and different materials to build them. What shapes are the strongest? Which paper bridge will hold the most weight? Can you build a bridge using popsicles and clothes pins? Using K’Nex building sets the students will build and test various types of bridges. This class will stimulate your child’s sense of exploration and develop their critical thinking and social skills as they plan, create, and test solutions to engaging bridge-building activities.