Homeschool Explorations Saguaro Skyscrapers: Wright’s Towers (ages 9-11)

Unveiling Architectural Marvels: Reimagining Skyscrapers and Desert Wonders

Embark on an educational journey as students delve into the visionary world of architecture. In this lesson, we'll unravel the intriguing tale of Frank Lloyd Wright's groundbreaking mile-high skyscraper proposal, showcasing his ingenious "taproot" structural concept. Explore how this concept was designed to touch the sky with innovation and elegance.

But that's not all. Students will peer into the heart of the desert's own skyscrapers – the magnificent Saguaro cactus. Discover the hidden secrets of their internal structure, a testament to nature's impeccable design. Armed with this newfound knowledge, students will put their creativity to the test by crafting their own towering masterpieces.

Join us in this enlightening lesson where architecture, nature, and imagination merge, inspiring young minds to reach new heights of innovation and design.

12621 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85259
Homeschool Student $15 | Registration is required.
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
(480) 860-2700
(480) 860-2700