Part of Course: Cabinetmaking 1 (Green Sustainable Construction Project)
Unit Overview / Details
- Cabinet styles and design
- Cabinet drawings
- Cutting lists
- Panel layout (green lesson)
- Bill of materials (green lesson)
- 10 Hours
Content / Concepts
Student Competencies / Outcomes
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Lessons in this Unit
With good planning and efficient layout, create primary product (cabinet) and create a use for a secondary product made from fall down with the goal being ‘zero waste’.
Sustainable Material used in cabinetmaking. Students will discover the cost difference between conventional wood and FSC-certified wood.
What type of Wood can you cut in half and it would keep on growing? Bamboo is an ancient plant widely recognized for its symbolism of a strong, healthy life. It is an eco-friendly building material, sustainable resource, (meaning it is self reliant), and benefits from cutting (giving it the ability to regenerate itself). Bamboo just keeps on giving of itself.