Properties of Wood 2 of 3: Grain Orientation & Figure


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In this LP, students continue from their first lesson of 
"Properties of Wood, Part 1 of 3", where they learned to identify
common hardwoods, softwoods and panel products used in woodworking,
construction and furniture making.

This lesson focuses on grain and figure, using the sample blocks
as described in Part 1.

Students are introduced to the visual charicteristics of
wood:  the grain, color, figure, natural defects and other
elements that  affect how the wood appears.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 9 to 12