We found 180 resources with the concept flight
Gimli Glider—Anecdotes for Chemistry Teachers
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat's the moral of this story? Units save lives! Teach measurement conversion through storytelling in a quick math-based lesson. Young scientists learn how one country's decision to swap from imperial to metric standard units caused an...
Wright Brothers Didn't Invent Flight
2 mins 10th - Higher Ed
If you thought the Wright brothers invented flight, you'd be wrong. Scholars learn how Otto Lilienthal used gliders to simulate flight before the Wright brothers. The Real Engineering video then explains how the Wright brothers perfected...
How Do Pelicans Survive Their Death-Defying Dives?
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Get ready to take the plunge! Science scholars go fishing with a brown pelican and see how it can withstand the impact of the water from a height of 40 feet. The narrator shows the birds in action and describes the physical adaptations...
Resolving 2-Plane Traffic Conflicts by Changing Route—Problem Set B
5th - 9th
Do pilots create appropriate spacing between aircraft by traveling a longer or shorter path? An interactive presents two airplanes that violate safety protocols. Pupils must determine how to change the path of one plane to create the...
Adapatations for Bird Flight - Inspiration for Aeronautical Engineering
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
It's a bird, it's a ... device made to mimic birds. The eighth installment of a nine-part module has pupils read various articles to learn about bird flight. They consider the implications for aeronautical engineering.
Why Does My Face Turn Red When I'm Angry?
2 mins 9th - 12th
How does the fight or flight response affect our body systems? The video presenter gives a description of the nervous system response. As a person deals with anger, the nervous system communicates to the circulatory system and results in...
Amelia Earhart- Mini Biography
3 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce your young historians to Amelia Earhart with a short and engaging video, which depicts the first female aviator's solo flight across the Atlantic, as well as her tragic disappearance during an attempt to circumnavigate the...