Select a building material (brick, stone, wood, metal) and explore:

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1. Origin – Identify properties and material conditions (form, color, texture, density, chemical composition, etc.) Locate the source of the product and study the process of growth, harvest/extraction, production, transportation, distribution and procurement leading to your acquisition. Illustrate your findings in a single digital diagram on 11×17 spread.