You WANT Me to Make a Paper Airplane?
Students design and fly paper airplanes, record the distance and time of the flights on an Excel spreadsheet and calculate the velocity of each flight. They summarize their findings using a line graph.
7th - 9th Math 4 Views 20 Downloads
Using a cut-out template of a whirligig, emerging engineers experiment with flight behavior. After you teach them the concepts of force, air resistance, and lift, they discuss what variables on the whirligigs might be changed in order to...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Suit Yourself: Fitted for Space
If he keeps this up, will he have enough air? After watching a video about spacewalks, groups of four brainstorm aspects of spacesuit design and present it to the rest of the class. Groups create mathematical models of oxygen use for two...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
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