Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Engineering for Today

I don't remember middle school tech ed class. I don't even remember if girls were allowed to take Woodshop when I was in middle school (or high school, for that matter; I was too busy learning shorthand and typing to notice). That's why it thrills me to know that every 6th grader in our middle school gets to take Design and Modeling, a brand-new pre-engineering class. This project, when I first saw it, blew me away. I asked one of my students to demonstrate it, which he was happy to do. I'm sure you'll be impressed!

Kinda makes me want to go back to middle school.

Yes, I am kidding; you couldn't pay me enough!

1 comment:

  1. I think it's wonderful girls can take woodworking now--didn't happen back in my day.


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