We found 36 reviewed resources for aircraft carrier
Aircraft Carrier Documentary Part 3 of 3Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
Arguably one of the most perilous occupations in the world, pilots aboard these super carriers enjoy ready rooms, off-limits to anyone except aviators. What makes them successful? The training and high tech machinery kick in, even in the...
Aircraft Carrier Documentary Part 1 of 3Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th
The most advanced carrier ever built, the George Washington, was christened in 1990. Weighing 100,000 tons, fully loaded, they are the muscle of the US Navy. Watch the christening, how the boat travels through water, and the long line of...
Submarines and Aircraft Carriers: The Science of Nuclear PowerLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
As physics masters view this presentation, they learn how nuclear power is used in submarines. They use Google Maps to plot a course through the ocean and calculate the time required for surfacing and traveling. They learn about fission,...
Aircraft Carrier Documentary Part 2 of 3Lesson Planet
10 seconds 9th - 12th
There are 600 crew members aboard USS George Washington; what do they do? Where do they live? Take a glimpse into the lives of several different officers, where they work, and what they do in their spare time. Part two of three.
AMERICAN INVOLVEMENT IN WORLD WAR II: THE PACIFIC THEATER 1941-1945Lesson Planet
Tenth graders describe roles of key figures in the Pacific Theater of war during World War II. In this American History lesson, 10th graders research key events of the Pacific Theater of War during World War II. Students analyze...
From Mach-20 Glider to Humming Bird DroneLesson Planet
25 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
"What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?" This question guides Regina Dugan's exploration of amazing achievements in science and engineering that push the boundary of impossibility. From robotic hummingbirds and...
The Attack on Pearl HarborLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
After reading a short passage about Japan's involvement in World War II and why the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, readers are asked to analyze how the attack effected the attitudes of Americans who previously had not wanted to go to war.