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For Teachers K - 12th
Students explore the different types of balloons.  For this materials lesson students can complete several experiments including building their own hot air balloons, making balloon animals and experimenting with static electricity. 
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Temperature and the Density of Air

For Students 6th - 8th
Here is a hands-on activity in which junior scientists put air into a balloon to create a closed system. They measure its circumference, warm it in hot water, and then remeasure its circumference to discover how temperature affects the...
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Early Attempts at Flight

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Learners investigate the early history of flight. In this aviation history lesson, students are split into six groups to research the development of the ornithopter, hot air balloon and the glider. Each group records information on the...
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Eight Hot Air Balloons

For Students Pre-K - 1st
For this early math counting worksheet, students count the hot air balloons on the page and use their artistic skills to color the hot air balloons.
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Nine Hot Air Balloons

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this early math counting worksheet, students count the hot air balloons on the page and use their artistic skills to color the hot air balloons.
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The Mathematics of Convection: Nature's Model for Energy Production

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers conduct a series of experiments to investigate density, buoyancy and climate. In this math lesson, pupils design and build a hot air balloon to demonstrate convection. They research and write a paper about solar chimneys.
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Big Bang Balloon

For Students 5th - 8th
In this big bang balloon worksheet, students create a simple model to learn how the universe expands over time. Students follow the provided procedures along the supplies of a balloon, measuring tape, and a felt tip marker to create a...
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The Universe

For Teachers 6th - 10th Standards
Young scientists create a simulation of Hubble's law. Introducing the Big Bang Theory using balloons and a simple lab worksheet, scholars complete a data table and perform analysis.
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Airplane Mathematics

For Teachers 6th - 8th
The history of aerodynamics is rich with experimentation and international collaboration. Author Joyce Bryant relays this dynamic past and provides math word problems using the formula of lift, the force that makes airplanes fly. She...
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Art to Zoo: Kiting Up The Sky: The Vehicles of Understanding

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students gain perspective on the importance of kites by reading about and discussing how kites have been used throughout history. In this kite exploration instructional activity, students follow instructions to construct a kite to...
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Parts of Speech: Adverbs

For Students 7th - 9th
Never, downstairs, homely? Which of these words is not an adverb? Adverbs modifying verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs are the subject of a series of exercises that will provide your pupils with an opportunity to practice using this...
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Non-Newtonian Fluids

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students will use water, cornstarch, eggs, and more to explore the different states of matter. They will make observations of an unknown substance called "Oobleck" and test its liquid and solid properties. This would be a great lesson to...
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10 Great Places to Savor the Wild Blue Yonder

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students discuss developments in aviation.  In this reading comprehension lesson plan, students read an article that discusses ten aviation museums and developments in civil and military aviation.  Students find relationships between...