Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

The X-1 Paper Glider Kit

After reading an interesting account of how the X-1 aircraft was designed, built, and utilized, young engineers try their hand at constructing a paper glider version of the airplane. They cut out the plane out of a nicely designed template. They must locate the glider's center of gravity, which will be an important point to find in order to maximize their glider's potential. This fine science lesson plan should be exciting and engaging for your class. Very good!

18 Views 27 Downloads
Resource Details

5th - 12th
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Activity
  • Project
  • Worksheet

Be the first to comment

Join Lesson Planet Community, our free teacher discussion forum, to share ideas about this resource, and more.

Join the Conversation

What Members Say

Valerie T.
I am a student teacher. Lesson Planet has been an invaluable resource for creative lesson plans and implementation of standards. Thanks, Lesson Planet!
Valerie T., Student teacher
Belvidere, NJ