Learning about Careers – Landscape Architecture Simulation project gives students an opportunity to experience what Landscape Architects actually do. This is perfect for a technology, business or marketing class, or a class that focuses on careers. Students use Web 2.0 tools (Plan a Garden, Small Blue Print Planner, or Sketchup to design an amazing outdoor area for a home. This project was created for a grade 7-8 Career Exploration class, but could easily be adapted for older students.
Files Included with this Lesson
• Teacher & Student Notes and Resources
• PowerPoint Presentation (teacher led introduction to the career)
• Landscape Design Simulation Lesson Expectations, Instructions and Rubric
• Sample Designs
Total Pages: 13
Teaching Duration: 3 days