This Sketchup Part I covers the basics/tools of 3D Design (with screenshots) of Sketchup--Including a Worksheet with Answer Key over the Handout. It also Includes very important TIPS and TRICKS of each of the tools as well as a step-by-step detailed descripton of each of the tools. Worksheet has 20 questions--fill-in-the-blank.
You will want to give this handout to your students for when they are first learning about how to us
Sketchup as well as for the Worksheet. CTE teachers will find this an invaluable handout to use, too; e.g. when using Sketchup and 3D printing together.
Students will learn how to:
*** Use 3D software (SketchUp) basic tools--
select tool, move tool, line tool, rectangle tool, push pull tool,
inference points, orbit tool, zoom tool, pan tool, eraser tool,
tape measure tool.
*** Use the basics of using simple drawing and 3D software skills.
****Navigate around a 3D environment and manipulate shapes in