We found 75 resources with the concept airplanes
Air War over BerlinLesson Planet
6 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe air Battle of Berlin was harrowing with fighter pilots so close in the skies they could see each other's eyes. A video studies the important engagement, explaining that while the Allies lost the largest number of men in a single air...
Air Travel and the Space Race: Crash Course History of Science #37Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th
From balloons to satellites, air travel has come a long way over the years. A video presentation discusses the origin of space travel beginning with hot air balloons and gliders to the modern-day space race. Content includes discussion...
The Sky Was The Limit - Aviation in World War 1Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Is the sky the limit? Advances in aviation during World War I brought the limit much closer than before. Countries around the world were affected by flight in the Great War, including adapting by changing tactical locations and patterns.
Mechanical Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #3Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th
Build a concrete understanding of mechanical engineering. Viewers watch an engaging video that describes mechanical engineering as the "design, construction, operation, and maintenance of mechanical systems." It also highlights some...
Weight and Balance of an AirplaneLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
A career in aeronautics might be calling your class members. Building from the previous two lessons in the series, learners continue analyzing the mathematics of aeronautics. Groups create a paper airplane using paperclips for balance....
Balsa Glider CompetitionLesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Change one variable and try again. Teams build basic balsa gliders and collect data on their flight distances and times. Through collaboration, the team decides on two modifications to make to the basic design and collect data for the...
Airplanes Everywhere: Land! Water! Sky! Oh, My!Lesson Planet
5th - 7th
How important is aviation? Using the background information, teachers provide the class with a brief history of aviation. The class discusses how airplanes are important to the area of transportation in the 17th installment of a...
Building-Testing-Improving Paper Airplanes: Head's Up!Lesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Take foldables to all new heights. Pupils build and fly different types of paper airplanes in the 14th portion of a 22-part unit on aviation. Groups collect data on distance and flight time for each plane and compare the data from the...
Gimli Glider—Anecdotes for Chemistry TeachersLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What's the moral of this story? Units save lives! Teach measurement conversion through storytelling in a quick math-based lesson. Young scientists learn how one country's decision to swap from imperial to metric standard units caused an...
Area Rule: How to Make Planes Fly FasterLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a modern aircraft with cross-sectional areas taken into consideration. A short video in the Real Engineering playlist describes how cross-sectional areas of airplanes relate to their speeds. It shows...
The Physics of World War 1 PlanesLesson Planet
11 mins 9th - Higher Ed
More wings means more lift. Future engineers watch a video that explains why planes during World War I had multiple, stacked wings. It also describes the advantages and disadvantages of such a system and why modern airplanes are not...