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This resource outlines ways to improve energy efficiency in city buildings.

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This resource explores heat flow through building materials.

In this four-week program, students explore shelter-based design thinking challenges and STEM activities related to shelter. The curriculum focuses on the intersection between design thinking, STEM, and shelter.

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In this activity the teacher will demonstrate the use of board drafting tools and equipment to create a title block for an architectural drawing.

This booklet articulates the lessons A+DS believes can be learnt from masterplans that have been assessed through our Design Review process.

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This lesson introduces hydroelectric power.

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This lecture describes manufacturing in space.

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This is an inquiry based learning unit which engages pupils with engineering by inviting them to participate in a design challenge concerning the transport of water.

This lesson introduces students to the early history of airplane flight.

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