Students Build Roof Framing of House in Which They Live in - 3 of 4



In thislesson students will build the the type of roof of the house in which they live in. Students will be familiar with a Gable, Hip or a Flat Roof. Students will become familiar with the components of framing of each types of roofs. Students will become familiar to what Uniform Building Codes apply. Students will become familiar with the materials used for framing.

Roof Framing of Own House

Lecture 1 - Different Types of Roof Framing
50 Minutes
Lab 1 - Shop - Installation of Roof Framing Members
110 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture

Roof framing of Own House


California's 2008 CTE Standards (8)
California Academic Content Standards (1)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Know the different types of roofs styles - Gable- Hip and Flat
  • Understand specific roof framing details for own house
  • Know the correct name and dimension of framing material for the roof
  • Know on center placement of roof rafters according to the Uniform Building Codes

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