Description

Want to learn about earth retention and tie-back drilling? Join us as we explore a construction site! As we walk around, we'll discuss the works-in-progress along the way. Students are invited to ask questions throughout the virtual tour.

Key Questions

What is earth retention?

What is tie-back drilling?

What's it like to work in construction?

Expected Outcomes

Students will get an overview of geotechnical construction.

Students will have an opportunity to ask questions about the field.

Documents

Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 11/14/2017 11:00 AM   Eastern Time

Duration

 00:45

Presenter

Jim Brunkhorst Pacific Foundation Inc.

Invitee

Nathaniel Stewart

Invitee

Sara Brakeville LA NEW TECH AT PLAIN DEALING

Invitee

Dawn Roy CROSSETT HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

James Nichols SALINAS HIGH

Invitee

Jennifer Chauvin EAST ST. JOHN HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Jessica Cox HUDSON MIDDLE
Classes
Not Available  
Grades
Grade 9 To 12  
Career Clusters
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics  
No. of Students
Not Available  
Topic
Virtual Field Trip to a Construction Site
Sub Topic
Not Available  
Industry
Not Available  
Skills/Specialties
Earth Retention