TinkerCAD: Introduction to 3D Printing

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  1. Students will complete several computer aligned design tutorials, lessons, and one project to fully understand and implement unique 3D printed designs.
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Estimated Activity Length:
4 hours 10 min
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This lesson is designed to span 5 days with 50-minute sections. After the introduction day, each day the students work toward mastery on the TinkerCAD tutorial online to learn how to create printable 3D models. At the end of the 4 days the students will have created a small 3D model to specifications to print on the 3D printer.

Other Material(s) Used:
3D Printer, Compouter