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21 resources with the concept hot air balloons

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Hot Air Balloon

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
How can people control a hot air balloon? The simple simulation allows scholars to adjust the payload mass, burner, and vent position on a hot air balloon and observe the changes in velocity and altitude over time. Challenge questions...
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Balloons and Buoyancy

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
If you are flying high in a hot air balloon, can a helium balloon pass you? Simulation allows pupils to predict how changing pressure, volume, and temperature impacts helium balloons, hot air balloons, and a sphere filled with a...
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Manifest Density

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
There's a lot content packed into the four lessons of this physical science unit on density. From salad dressing to the water cycle and hot air balloons, these lessons engage students in hands-on activities that explore real-world...
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Balloon Expansion

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Have your class explore how a hot air balloon works. Through a simple demonstration, learners can see the process up close, and discuss why this occurs. They can then perform related experiments on their own.
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Balloon Expansion

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Have your class explore how a hot air balloon works. Through a simple demonstration, learners can see the process up close, and discuss why this occurs. They can then perform related experiments on their own.
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Reading Summary

For Students 3rd - 5th
Students read the excerpt about hot-air balloons. Then, they summarize the article using the details found to complete the chart given. Then, students write a sentence summarizing a festival or celebration. This worksheet will provide...
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Density: Got Gas?

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Students investigate the properties of liquids, solids and gases. They apply their research in the design and construction of a hot air balloon. The balloons are displayed along with a multimedia presentation on the topic of density.
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Hot air Balloons

For Teachers K - 12th
Young scholars study how hot air balloons were created and the different types there are.  In this density and lift lesson students build their own hot air balloon.
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Full of Hot Air

For Teachers K - 3rd
Young scholars explore physics by reading a story with their class. In this flight lesson, students read the book Full of Hot Air and discuss the possibilities of flight without wings or an engine. Young scholars define vocabulary terms...
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Hot Air Balloons

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine how a hot air balloon works. In this hot air balloon lesson, students do an experiment to test the effects of heat on density. Students make their own hot air balloon and act out how nitrogen moves when turned to a liquid.
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The Big Balloon Festival

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore physics by reading a book about hot air balloons. In this flight lesson, students read the book The Big Balloon Festival and discuss the concept of flying without wings or an engine. Students define a list of balloonist...
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Take a Trip on the Chandelier

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners discuss the lines, shapes, and patterns used to decorate a 19th-century chandelier that was made to look like a hot-air balloon. For this art lesson students discuss the chandelier and then create a papier-mâché sculpture of a...
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Pupil Self-Registration Hot Air Balloons

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
Have your class place their names on one of five different colorful hot air balloons. These balloons can be printed, cut out, and used to show progress toward a goal or as a way to label a child's work around the classroom.
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Ancient Chinese Inventions 3/3

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Go fly a kite or launch a dragonfly top that soars like a helicopter past hot air balloons. Play a round of golf or sit down to a game of chess. No matter which you choose, remember to give credit for these pastimes to the ancient...
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Hot Air Balloon Design Lesson Plan

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders discuss what they know and what they want to know about hot air balloon using a KWL chart. They then use a wide array of materials to design a hot air balloon that will lift successfully in cooperative groups referring to...
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Activity 1 Up, Up, and Away: Building a Hot Air Balloon

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students investigate the question: "How does a hot air balloon work?" They build small hot air balloons ans then lauch them. Students discuss how they think a hot air balloon floats. Pupils are introduced to the use of models as a...
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Why Could the Hindenburg Float?

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders experiment with floating and sinking objects and heavy and light liquids, using correct terms, like density, to explain what happens.  In this Hindenburg lesson, 10th graders watch a demonstration called the invisible fire...
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A Trip On a Hot Air Balloon

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students complete an art and story telling project about hot air balloons. In this art and language arts lesson, students listen as the teacher tells them how hot air balloons work. They make a hot air balloon using art supplies before...
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Hot Air Balloons

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this paper craft worksheet, learners use the hot air balloon pattern to make a tissue paper and glue design. Students follow the directions to create a hot air balloon using the pattern pieces and yarn.
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THE TRAVELS OF BABAR: An Adventure in Scale :Building a Model Hot Air Balloon

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students encounter basic facts about helium and hot air. They compare the weight and size of different materials. Students work collaboratively in teams. They create their own model balloon.
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Flying High With Hot Air Balloons!

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders demonstrate an understanding of a narrative story by listening, speaking, reading and writing activities. They create two visual products that reflect the understanding of events, vocabulary, and characters.