Engineering to Prevent Natural Disasters: Save Our City!

Type of Resource



From TeachEngineering - Students learn about various natural hazards and specific methods engineers use to prevent these hazards from becoming natural disasters. They study a hypothetical map of an area covered with natural hazards and decide where to place natural disaster prevention devices by applying their critical thinking skills and an understanding of the causes of natural disasters.

Performance Expectations

4-ESS3-2   Generate and compare multiple solutions to reduce the impacts of natural Earth processes on humans.