How Big is a Tanker


We need creative solutions to the challenge of safely transporting oil around the world.


  • Students will form an opinion about double-hull tanker requirements.
  • Students will understand why it is challenging to transport oil.
  • Students will design their own tanker and develop ideas for safer transport.

Grade Level: 3-5, 6-8
Subject: Engineering and Technology, Environmental Science
Concept: Scale Proportion and Quantity
Type: Classroom
File type: lesson plan
Standard: 5-ESS3-1
Duration: 90-120 Minutes, >120 Minutes

File Type: pdf
Categories: Lesson Plans
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