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C2 Material Choices: Building The Shard Tower!

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Last updated 12 June 2013, created 28 May 2012, viewed 2,273

This lesson looks at that materials used in building the Shard tower and the environmental impact of it's construction. Glass facade and recycled steel strcuture. 3 part lesson, could be made into 2 lessons/homework. Powerpoint presentation and accompanying information handout. Having science m More…useum putty is an advantage but not essential. New materials, construction, C2, choices, environment, integration, promotion, London, how science works, using real life examples, cross curricular, chemistry, physics.

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A great resource, very topical and fits in well to the new scheme. Thanks

from Twinkle_toes, 31 October 2012
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Thanks, this is great because it is topical and fits in so well with ideas about properties of materials,

from Megan Dineen, 06 September 2012
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