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Do as the Romans: Construct an Aqueduct!

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Abstract

In this activity, students work with specified materials to create aqueduct components that will transport 2 liters of water across a short distance in their classroom. The goal is to build an aqueduct that will supply Aqueductis, a Roman city, with clean water for private homes, public baths, and glorious fountains.

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  • (2010), "Do as the Romans: Construct an Aqueduct!," http://nees.org/resources/563.

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