Course Map for

Construction

Mr. Drury

 
Month
Content
Skills
Assessment
August-

September

  • Safety 
  • Work Ethic
  • Careers
  • Blueprint reading
  • Plot layout
  • Construction Math
  • Safely work on construction site
  • Identify careers in construction industry
  • Identify & implement work ethic attributes
  • Steps to reading blueprints (layout, right angles, etc.)
  • Safety Test
  • Safety Performance
  • Written paper
  • Quiz
  • Oral report
  • Product
October
  • Excavation
  • Footings
  • Foundation
  • Concrete ordering (additives & finishing)
  • Rough plumbing
  • Layout, form & finish concrete
  • Estimate & properly order concrete
  • Product
  • Performance
  • Written assignment
November
  • Flat work
  • Framing 16 inch on center 24 inch on center
  • Tar paper
  • Building codes
  • Windows & doors
  • Roofing shingles
  • Finishing flat work
  • Frame floor walls & roof
  • Apply tar paper
  • Apply appropriate codes
  • Installation of windows & doors
  • Performance
  • Product/Written
  • Quiz
December
  • Scheduling
  • Estimating
  • Plumbing/level & square
(Plumbing, Electrical & Mechanical)
  • Schedule project
  • Estimate project
  • Craftsmanship & quality
  • Scheduling assignment
  • Estimating assignment
  • Performance
  • Written/Performance
January
  • Stair Construction
  • Insulation
  • Energy Efficiency / R Values
  • Layout and construct stair
  • Insulate home
 
  • Drawing
  • Performance
  • Product
February
  • Drywall
  • Hanging drywall
  • Written product
  • Quiz
March
  • Tape & Mud
  • Interior Finish
  • Shelving
  • Tape & mud drywall
  • Base trim
  • Crown trim
  • Interior doors
  • Product
  • Performance
April
  • Paint 
  • Cabinets
  • Hardware
  • Masking, spraying, rolling, brushing, safety
  • Install cabinet
  • Install hardware
  • Performance
  • Product
  • Quiz
May-June
  • Exterior finish
  • Slabs, driveways, concrete stairs
  • Landscape
  • Material conservation
  • Careers in carpentry
  • Open house video
 
  • Siding, brick, stucco
  • Form, pour, and finish concrete
  • Landscape yard & sprinkler system
  • Performance
  • Quiz
  • Final product
  • Final exam
  • Quality 
  • Deadline