Professional Learning Multimedia Lesson Plans Personal Workspace Site Search ALEXville Learning Activities Home Courses of Study

Architecture and Construction, Grade 9 - 12, Residential Masonry II, 2009

1.) Apply safety rules, regulations, and procedures for residential masonry construction.

2.) Identify local building codes, state building codes, and neighborhood covenants.

3.) Use modular, spacing, layout, and corner rules when constructing residential masonry foundations with varying thickness, including 4-, 8-, and 12-inch walls.

4.) Construct foundation walls.

Examples: 4-, 8-, 12-inch walls

5.) Construct a brick veneer wall.

6.) Use residential scaffolding typical to masonry construction.

7.) Construct brick sills, steps, chimneys, and soldier courses using various bonds and laying styles.

Examples: laying styles—running, stacked, Flemish, American, herringbone

8.) Determine materials and supplies needed for a residential masonry project.

Alabama Virtual Library
Alabama Virtual Library

Hosted by Alabama Supercomputer Authority
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
The Malone Family Foundation
The Malone Family Foundation
Best of the Web