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TECH:Airplane Design, Construction, & Flight (Trans)

Life Skills:

  • Thinking & Reasoning

Curriculum Tie:

Time Frame:
2 class periods that run 45 minutes each.

Group Size:
Large Groups


 

Summary:
Students will individual design an airplane and construct it using available materials. Students will demonstrate a successful project by flying the airplane.

Main Curriculum Tie:
Career and Technical Education Introduction
Standard 10 Objective 2

Analyze communication, energy and power, and transportation technologies.

Career Connections:

  • Artistic
  • Technical

Materials:
1. Graph Paper
2. Styrofoam Meat tray (7 " X 9 ")
3. Paperclips balance weight
4. Tools: scissors, sandpaper, utility knife etc.
5. Balance jig

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Intended Learning Outcomes:
Students will design, construct and fly an airplane.

Author:
Melvin Robinson
N. ROBERT PIXTON

Created Date :
Jul 25 2002 08:39 AM

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