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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.