Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Classroom Lesson Plan
Manufacturing: How Products Are Manufactured
GRADE LEVEL: 6
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY: Engineering/Technology
TIME TO COMPLETE: 45 Minutes
This lesson is supposed to give the students an overall view of what happens in a manufacturing process. The students will learn almost every aspect related to manufacturing through 3 activities.
- understand the difference between mass production and custom manufacturing
- have a basic understanding on how items go from a raw material to a manufactured finished product
- have an understanding of the business side of manufacturing
Provided by a joint venture between JET, True North Stars Perkins Consortium, IRRRB, and Story North Productions to be used with the Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Project, Manufacturing Sector.