Description

What is soldier pile installation? How does it work? We'll observe and discuss the piles being installed on a real life construction site, plus walk around for a general discussion of careers in construction.

Key Questions

How do they install those deep holes?

What is that big Drill machine?

What types of jobs are available in construction?

What's a typical day look like in a construction zone?

Expected Outcomes

Students will gain an overview of soldier pile installation. Also hoping to spike a possible interest in the construction trade and possibly begin to explore more.

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Curriculum Alignment

Classes
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Grades
Grade K To 5  
Career Clusters
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No. of Students
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Topic
Drill Drill Drill! Watch Soldier Pile Installation at a Construction Site!
Sub Topic
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Industry
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Skills/Specialties
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