Designing the World Birding Center Tower

High school students tackled a fun and intricate project, designing the World Birding Center Tower in a series of rounded platform sections. “We were going for the way birds might lay their nests,” said Javier Sanchez, a senior in Michelle Honl’s architecture design...

Sixth Graders Redesign Community Park

Sixth graders redesigned a community park, acting as amateur architects to reinvent a popular community spot.  Cribb’s field in Verona was the park that Ashlee Cosentino’s sixth-grade math class at Verner Elementary School worked as amateur architects to...

Teaching Children About Architecture

Teaching children about architecture is a great way to combine a bit of art and engineering. At Schiesher School , Patrica Hurt’s math class is feeling very creative. These fifth-graders have had a burst of inspiration after studying Frank Lloyd Wright. They are...