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Drafting 2:

over 2 years ago

Current Assignments

Wooden Bridges

Date Assigned: 01/04/2017

Date Due: 01/18/2017

Students will design and construct a wooden model bride to the specifactions listed in the rules developed by the Northeastern Regional Bridge Design Contest. Students hope to place in the top two at this competition which will allow them to advance to the International Competition held later in the year. 


AutoCad 2017

Date Assigned: 01/04/2017

Date Due: 01/19/2017

Students will be working on various AutoCad 2017 drawings throughout the semester. Early drawings are meant to build new skills to progress into our harder computer AutoCad drawings.

 

Past Due Assignments

Drawing #4

Date Assigned: 10/13/2016

Date Due: 10/14/2016

 Using the Promethean board I will draw step by step with the students allowing them to follow along. We will be drawing construction lines for the Brick Veneer drawing project..

 

Drawing #5

Date Assigned: 10/17/2016

Date Due: 10/19/2016

Front view of concrete block foundation: Student can follow my lesson from the Promethean board. Five dimension areas will be added using leader lines.

 

Drawing #6 One Story Construction

Date Assigned: 10/19/2016

Date Due: 10/21/2016

Students will add ceiling joists, top and bottom plates, and base molding to their first floor drawings. I will draw from the Promethean board while students follow along using construction lines.

 

Foundation Test

Date Assigned: 10/25/2016

Date Due: 10/25/2016

Students will have to identify 25 parts of a brick foundation and also name all the sizes of the construction material.

 

Two story construction #7

Date Assigned: 10/26/2016

Date Due: 10/27/2016

This is a drawing showing the different parts which make up a two story home. Point and name five different parts for your dimension work.

 

Roof Pitch Lesson

Date Assigned: 10/28/2016

Date Due: 10/28/2016

You will be able to follow along from the Promethean board as I draw our first roof pitch project. Students will learn about various types of roofs and how to draw their pitch.

 

 


Drafting 3

over 2 years ago

Current Assignments

Wooden Bridge Building

Date Assigned: 01/04/2017

Date Due: 01/18/2017

Some of the Drafting 3 students will be working on a wooden scaled bridge design. The specifications they will be using were designed by the 2017 International Bridge Building Contest. Strict building sizes must be followed in order to test your bridge.


Past Due Assignments

Stone Wall Drawing

Date Assigned: 10/14/2016

Date Due: 10/17/2016

Students will design and draw a stone wall drawing using a 10" x 24" footer with a standard keyway 

 

Regional Bridge Building

Date Assigned: 10/25/2016

Date Due: 10/31/2016

Students can design and construct a wooden scaled bridge which can be entered in the regional contest to be held in Feb. The top three wooden bridges will be sent to our local competition with a chance of moving to the International contest to be held in Dallas, Texas

The contest will be on TBA

Final three VV winners will be submitted to Regional director.

 

Computer AutoCad drawings

Date Assigned: 12/07/2016

Date Due: 12/22/2016

Students will be working on various drawings using the AutoCad software on the computers. They will print out final computer drawings to be graded and kept in their project folders.

 


 


 

Drafting 4

over 2 years ago

Current Assignments

Wooden Bridge Building

Date Assigned: 01/04/2017

Date Due: 01/18/2017

Students can design and construct a wooden scaled bridge which will be tested.  Valley View will send three bridges into the competition with the goal of placing as a top two finisher. These two students will move on to compete Internationally in Chicago IL.


Past Due Assignments

Board drawing projects

Date Assigned: 02/16/2016

Date Due: 02/19/2016

All students will be working on various projects during class. Students will be working on isometric designs using their drafting desk.


Computer drawings

Date Assigned: 03/22/2016

Date Due: 03/30/2016

You will follow along with the Drafting 4 students completing the various AutoCad drawing projects.


AutoCad Lesson

Date Assigned: 03/21/2016

Date Due: 03/31/2016

Students will learn basic commands using computer AutoCad. We will draw together from the Promethean board while we learn to draw our first assignment.

 

West Point Computer Bridges

Date Assigned: 04/12/2016

Date Due: 04/18/2016

Students will work with computer software provided by West Point. They will create a computer designed bridge which will be tested on the site. Prizes will be awarded from this company and the NEIU.

 

Computer AutoCad drawings

Date Assigned: 04/12/2016

Date Due: 04/18/2016

Students will work with computer software provided by West Point. They will create a computer designed bridge which will be tested on the site. Prizes will be awarded from this company and the NEIU.

 



 


 


Power Shop

over 2 years ago

Wire Board Project


     Students will learn how to use various tools while completing this project. Using 10 different wire types you will construct a project board listing wire types, wire gauge, insulation type, and possible usages. 

Past Due Assignments

Continuity Project Board

Date Assigned: 10/13/2016

Date Due: 10/14/2016

Students will read the handout and answer questions on Unit 19 (How to make continuity tests). A paper layout project will follow this instruction unit. Students will work in groups of two to complete this project. Twenty screw terminals are required with a dead and spliced wire for full project credit.

 

Series Circuit

Date Assigned: 10/14/2016

Date Due: 10/17/2016

Complete activity practice sheets placing components in a series circuit design format. Students will read and answer questions from Unit 7 "How to wire dry cells in series"

 

Parallel Circuit

Date Assigned: 10/18/2016

Date Due: 10/19/2016

Place components in a parallel circuit on the practice sheet.  Students will read and answer questions from Unit 8 "How to wire dry cells in parallel"

 

Soldering- removing parts

Date Assigned: 10/17/2016

Date Due: 10/19/2016

Lesson on how to remove electronic parts from old circuit boards. Students will work in groups of two, and save all parts to be used during the practice installation process.

 

Resistor Color Codes

Date Assigned: 10/17/2016

Date Due: 10/19/2016

Lesson on how to remove electronic parts from old circuit boards. Students will work in groups of two, and save all parts to be used during the practice installation process.

 

Color Code Test

Date Assigned: 10/27/2016

Date Due: 10/27/2016

Students will take a Test on reading a resistor using the color code chart. You must remember to start reading the resister opposite the gold or silver band.

 

Installing electronic practice parts

Date Assigned: 10/27/2016

Date Due: 10/27/2016

Students will take a Test on reading a resistor using the color code chart. You must remember to start reading the resister opposite the gold or silver band.

 

CO2 Race Car Lesson

Date Assigned: 11/16/2016

Date Due: 11/16/2016

Computer research car designs and color patterns.

Teacher lesson on various designs which may cause trouble while racing

 

Drum Sanding

Date Assigned: 11/18/2016

Date Due: 11/30/2016

We will use the drill press drum sander to sand away all the jig saw marks and to make our final car design shapes.


Power Scroll Saw

Date Assigned: 11/17/2016

Date Due: 11/30/2016

Students will learn how to rough cut their CO2 cars using the power saw. You will cut within 1/8" to allow for drum sanding.

 

Painting Lesson

Date Assigned: 11/23/2016

Date Due: 11/30/2016

Lesson on how to paint the race cars using multiple layers of paint. We will also learn how to sand between coats.

 

Dragster Tournament

Date Assigned: 12/07/2016

Date Due: 12/15/2016

Students will enter into a double elimination tournament with the goal of becoming the class champion. All races will be run by the students using the cafeteria as our racing site.

 


 

Stage & Lighting Crew

over 2 years ago

Check school calendar for all the dates of our shows! You can also check Ms. Lupini's calendar for every show at Valley View and their dates.