Need an angle of attack to teach students science and technology concepts? Just don the aviator glasses and have them build the Delta Dart model airplanes powered by rubber bands. Then, this guide’s activities will help them understand forms of energy, aerodynamic forces, initial velocity, how to design to achieve specific kinds of performance, and more.
The Model Airplanes Teacher’s Guide contains NSTA, NCTM, and ITEEA standards addressed; teacher and student instructions for a variety of math, science, and engineering activities; pretests and posttests; resource pages; and puzzles. Contains separate activities for middle school and high school students.