My New York City

Lesson by:Dara Ross
The Brooklyn International High School
9th and 10th Grade Humanities


How can we learn about famous New York City Landmarks?


Students will use and the classroom to gain knowledge and familiarity of famous New York City landmarks.

Materials Needed

  • Computers with Internet access
  • accounts (free)
  • Makerbot


Introduce students to different New York City landmarks. Next the students will use a variety of online resources to research famous New York City landmarks. They will then pick one to research further, study, draw and recreate on the using Tinkercad.


- Rubric


A New York City subway map can be used to display the finished landmarks/buildings. Students can hang or place their landmarks on or near the corresponding subway stop.