This download is now 50 pages and designed for middle grades classrooms studying the principles of flight. Fun unit for the end of the school year. It keeps students engaged and learning while reviewing air pressure or Newton's Laws. It includes:
7 color & black/white posters/notes explaining flight controls, forces of flight, plane parts, Bernoulli's Principle, and Newton's Three Laws.
3 page Application for Pilot's License (assessment on the principles of flight) and answer key
2 page Pilot's Licenses
1 page on plane building with resource links to many different plane designs.
3 page directions for inquiry lab on loop planes. This is a fabulous activity to do before the loop plane challenge.
5 page lab write up for the inquiry lab.
3 page Loop Plane Challenge
4 pages Challenge Awards
Reading and writing activity that aligns with the CCSS used in science or informational text.
12 color and 12 black and white task cards to use for stations, review, or games