The Engineering Team



The Engineering team is the second lesson in the unit "Careers in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction". In this second lesson students will use book reference page 446, 447.448 and a teacher presentation to understand the effects of Engineering on a residential or commercial project. Students will be expected to examine project plans, identify Engineering features,and bring a current event of an Engineering project, for class discussions.

the Engineering Team

One period
50 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture

The Engineering team


California Academic Content Standards (1)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (4)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Identify structural engineering components on a simple set of house plans.
  • List players on the Engineering team - discuss their roles in the planning of the project
  • Understand the load carrying and stress effects in Engineering
  • Understand the components of the Engineering career pathway
  • Students will participate in the discussions on Earthquakes and Storms and its effect on the public.

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