RICHLAND ACADEMY

Deeper ThinkingConfidentWorld Ready

Exploring Structures in Grade 3

Following their initial investigations into ‘Structures,’ our Grade 3 class hypothesized about: “What do you think a structure is?” “What is needed to support the structure?” “What materials and shapes will give it strength?” and “What shapes will be best for the function of the structure?”

After observing and sketching structures from the school property, and researching structures from around the world, the students made plans to design and construct their own structures, using carefully-selected materials to stabilize and strengthen their collaborative creations.

1 Comment:

  • Carolina Hana

    i hope you keep posting those wonderful articles, thanks a lot.

Comments are closed.
School Blog
See what our students get up to
SEE ALL
Contact Us
If you have any questions or would like to book a tour, please contact us.
  • 11570 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada, L4E 3N7
  • 905-224-5600
  • 365-887-4111
  • info@richlandacademy.ca
Book a Tour!