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In this language skills worksheet, students read an article regarding Aviation Day. Students respond to 6 matching questions, 29 fill in the blank questions, 30 multiple choice questions, 12 word scramble questions, 30 short answer questions, 1 graphic organizer question, and 1 essay question regarding the content of the article.
Students explore the concept of flight. In this flight lesson, students make paper airplanes with different designs. Students change the angle of launch and thrust and record the distances and time spent in air for each flight. Students add weight to the planes to see how it affects the flight. Students determine the Reynolds number of their planes.
In this International Space Station worksheet, students are given the altitude changes in the space station on a graph from 2000-2004. Students answer 5 questions about the trends in the graph, the changes in altitude, the reason for the changes in altitude and the number of re-boosts in the graph.
Students examine Newton's "Laws of Motion" and complete an aerodynamic rocket launch activity. In this aerodynamics lesson plan, students use the given links to study the "Newton's Laws of Motion" and visit a link about aerodynamic and a rocket parts link. Students define words and visit a website for a flight of a model rocket. Students then participate in a rocket launch, take a quiz, and complete a handout.