Core Standards of the Course
Students will follow safety practices.
Identify potential safety hazards and follow general laboratory safety practices.
Use safe work practices.
Complete a basic safety test without errors (100%) before using any tools or shop equipment.
Students will develop foundational skills for woodworking.
Demonstrate the safe use of woodworking hand tools and equipment.
Use basic manufacturing documentation.
Reliably make measurements to within a sixteenth (1/16) of an inch.
Demonstrate basic math concepts. For example:
Understand wood products, characteristics, and procedures.
Classify several examples of woods by type.
Describe the parts of a tree and the significance that it has in project construction.
Demonstrate the use of basic joinery techniques. For example:
Understand order of operations for squaring a board.
Understand and demonstrate proper techniques for applying adhesives.
Understand and demonstrate sanding and finishing techniques.
Students will be able to perform automated manufacturing processes using CNC equipment.
Know and understand basic terms related to CNC machines. For example:
Configure a CNC machine and program it with a tool path to create a simple decorative design on a wood surface.
Students will investigate future training opportunities and careers in woodworking.
Locate the USBE's CTE Manufacturing & Production pathway.
Identify occupations related to woodworking. For example:
Recognize the importance of both "hard" and "soft" skills in the workplace.
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