Jen welding

Who puts bridges together? What makes the metal in a car frame stay together? The answer is welding. Jen learns all the different things in our community that welders get to work on. 

Jen finds out how becoming a welder can change the way you look at the world. You see it in a whole different light. Once you look around, you start to understand all the different things that are welded from buildings to structural beams.  Even your car has welds!  

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Discussion Questions

  • What is welding?
  • What do you like to build? What materials do you use?
  • How do welders protect themselves to stay safe?
  • Why do welders wear protective gear?
  • Why is it important to practice and learn from your practice runs?

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