We will be looking at Coopers. The goal for today is to build a barrel to hold and safely transport the most weight for a distance of 20 feet. You may ask what is a Cooper? A cooper is someone who makes casks, or barrels.
Here is slideshow about Coopers in Colonial Williamsburg, and check out this website about being a cooper. We will be doing Cornell Notes on this website and have a short quiz next week. Here is a cool game to try.
You will continue to research, design, and build your skate park. Your group will be posting to Schoology your progress.You will choose 1 person in your group to write this update. I will have the questions for you in Schoology.
You will continue to research your topics. You will be brain storming some ideas for products, and you will be posting your progress on Schoology. We will be discussing this in class. It is also listed in your Passion Projects folder in Schoology.