In this hands-on class, students will study the architecture behind the most glamorous and famous cities of the world, from New York City to Los Angeles and from London to Florence, Italy. Students will learn about the architecture of Hollywood and what goes into making a film set. They will explore the unique boroughs of New York City and study the architecture of Big Ben and Buckingham Palace. Students will build a floating city modeled after Florence. They will also explore the unique restaurants and markets of Tokyo and create their own miniature Japanese restaurant. No prior experience is necessary.
Note: This class is designed for middle school students. The Sally Ride Science Junior Academy courses are designed to inspire young adults to pursue careers in STE[+a]M.
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Course Number: WKSP-90065
Credit: 0.00 unit(s)