It's All About The Blocks - Unit Overview
This unit engages students in multiple opportunities to compare and contrast ROK Blocks and the shapes and constructions that can be made with them. Students begin to explore scale and proportions. They are introduced to the idea that the physical structure of objects is related to their functionality. They are asked to make frequent observations.
Scientific & Engineering Practices
Developing and using models
Asking questions and defining problems
Using mathematics and computational thinking
Scale, proportion, and quantity
Structure and function