Family Transportation Night
April 11, 2013: Chassell Elementary, Chassell, Michigan. Michigan Tech University students conducted hands-on transportation activities for K-6 students and their parents. These activities were related to urban traffic safety, maritime transportation, designing airplanes and rockets, investigating consequences of automobile fuel efficiency. A number of short 3-5 minute opener activities were set up ahead while families arrived. Transportation engineering faculty provided several transportation monitoring tools, including a speed meter and intersection counter.