Frames – submitted by Otto Weavers

Purpose: To introduce students to making frames and then using those frames to create structures that serve a variety of purposes.

The first task is to teach students how to join two wooden pieces using glue, gussets (paper or thin cardboard triangles) and a template. This skill will serve them well for later applications such as soldering metals and sewing materials.

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