Massive Monuments

Learn about some of the world's most massive monuments and create a miniature 3D printed replica!


In this activity, students will learn about some of the world's biggest landmark monuments and then create a miniature version using 3D printing.

Duration: 1 to 2 40-minute sessions

Difficulty Level: Beginner

Group or Individual: Pairs

Learning Goals

By the end of the course students will:

  • Research and understand some of the world's biggest landmarks
  • Understand and describe how one such monument was constructed and the materials used in contruction
  • Transform an abstract design into a 3D printed object
  • Connect science and social studies by exploring how history, arts, and engineering collide


  • blank paper
  • pens/pencils
  • 3D Printer filament for printing (and scheduled time on the printer)
  • 3D printer such as the Cubicon Single+
  • slicing software such as Cubicreator or Simplify3D
  • licensed CAD software such as Fusion 360, Inventor, TinkerCAD or SolidWorks
  • computer and mouse for each student


  • Familiarity with TinkerCAD or other 3D printing software

Your Instructor

Eden Hennessey
Eden Hennessey

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

This course is closed for enrollment.