Saturday 10th Feb 2001
10:00 - Discussion on the problem of strengthening set at the end of the previous week with intro using unstrengthened structure, shown previous week.
Eventual problem - How long are the struts in order to strengthen a regular hexagon, then a regular pentagon?
10:30 - In groups, find the different lengths needed (also paper models?) (8 x groups in their separate rooms – EDB302; 303; 309; 312)
11:00 - Plan which dome the group is going to make
11:30 - Interim review of progress (plenary in lecture theatre?)
12:00 - Building the domes, in groups
13:00 - Making a big dome (optional for groups who have finished their dome?)
14:00 - Preparing your report back for the evaluation
14:30 - Evaluation of designs and building (plenary in 'lecture theatre)
15:30 - End
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