Engineering Takes Flight

Grade Levels: 4-8 | Duration: Five 50-minute sessions

Explore the flight characteristics of different materials while designing an aircraft.
Resources

Lesson Plan PDF

 

Grade Levels: 4-8

Duration: Five 50-minute sessions

Objectives: Students will:

  • Identify the flight characteristics of materials
  • Find and document multiple solutions to a given design problem.
  • Describe their process and defend why their final solution is optimal.