Urban planners develop land use plans and programs for cities
VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW
Welcome to your first day on the job! Watch this video to see what a day in the life of an urban planner is like.
STEP 1: Imagine you have been hired as an urban planner to plan the very first city on Mars.
- What will the city look like?
- What features will it have?
- How will people get around?
- Why will people want to live there?
- How will you address the challenging Martian environment?
STEP 2: Sketch out your ideas for the bullets above with a labeled diagram.
STEP 3: Then create a model of your Martian city using recycled materials!
STEP 4: Share a picture or video of your Martian city model in the Student Showcase to build your resume and show people a city of the future!