Utilize Autodesk to create 3D digital models and 2D architectural drawings of ordinary objects.
Please visit: http://archive.cyark.org/mount-rushmore-national-memorial-intro and http://archive.cyark.org/mount-rushmore-national-memorial-gallery-drawing for a comprehensive history of Mount Rushmore and the process CyArk used to make a 3D model of the site.
Follow the 2 tutorials in the accompanying Activity.pdf for a detailed overview of the process (with photos and tips). The document must be opened with Adobe Reader, which can be downloaded for free here.
Teacher evaluates student participation, cooperation in pairs, and individual effort in completing the assignment.
Please go to: http://archive.cyark.org/education-lesson-plans for more information. This lesson plan is number 16 in the list.
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