RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK — Caroline Olson, a 2019-20 Kenan Fellow,… more>>
Scenario: Carowinds is redesigning Planet Snoopy (a kids’ play area in the theme park) for the upcoming season, and this is the students’ opportunity to provide input and submit a design to enhance the kids’ section of the park.
Lesson: Students will work in groups of 3-4 to create a Planet Snoopy exhibit (3-D model and map). The purpose of the Planet Snoopy redesign is to demonstrate how sound and the size of the rides affects an amusement park’s design. Students will take on the role of architects.
Author: Jilly Barclay