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Fun Stuff!

Fun stuff! Fun Facts! Just having fun! Just for fun! Fun for all! The fun place! Lots of names for having fun. There’s something for all ages. And, it’s educational.

Did you know
Construction is one of the nation’s largest industries with 8.3 million workers.    These fun facts make a great construction trivia game for students.   

Word Search Puzzle
When the puzzle is completed use the word list to enhance writing, listening and speaking skills as well as career exploration activities.  Have students pick their favorite construction word from the puzzle, write about it and give a one minute presentation to the class.  

Can You Match It? 
This is a good exercise for enhancing vocabulary and concept development.  Students use their reading and comprehension skills to determine the matches. It’s fun to hear which word in the description helped them make the match. 

Let’s Talk Construction
Do you know construction terms?   Gusset?  Fascia? This is a good exercise for enhancing vocabulary and concept development.  Students use their reading and comprehension skills to determine the matches. It’s fun to hear which word in the description helped them make the match. 

Who Am I?
Do you know construction jobs?   Appraiser?  Taper? This is a good exercise for enhancing vocabulary and concept development.  Students use their reading and comprehension skills to determine the matches. It’s fun to hear which word in the description helped them make the match.

Green Building Facts  
Interested in a career in environmental science?  Maybe you can make the Green Building greener! Green build projects are fun activities for science. 

Safety Facts 
What is OSHA?  Find out how a little safety goes a long way. 

Smart House Facts
Interested in a career in home integration technology?  Get some facts. Maybe you can make the Smart House smarter? 

Answer Keys

"Word Puzzle" answer key
"Can You Match It" answer key
"Who Am I" answer key
"Let's Talk Construction" answer key

 

 
 

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