This is a SmartBoard lesson to be used for global awareness in matter. This lesson introduces students to the hot air balloon invention, which was invented by 2 french inventors. This lesson can be used as a way to discuss gas, and how hot air balloons use gas to travel. It is very interactive, and integrates literacy, math, and global awareness.
--Compare and contrast the two inventors
--Multiplication when discussing family life
--What is an architect? Discusses France and the Eiffel Tower
--Matter--what is a gas? How does gas relate to the hot air balloon?