BUILD YOUR OWN AIRPLANE!

Come and test your knowledge of flight!

Curriculum Connections

Grade 6 - Flight

- 2.1 follow safety procedures for using tools and materials and operating flying devices.

- 2.2 use scientific inquiry/experimentation skills to investigate the properties of air

- 2.4 use technological problem-solving skills to design, build, and test a flying device.

What we'll need and how it works!

8.5" x 11" sheets of white paper - Only 1 sheet per plane

Jumbo paperclips (payload)

Hoola hoops - Held 3' off the ground at 5m intervals for accuracy challenge - 5pts per hoop

Tape Measure - 5pts per meter travelled


Students get 3 throws and only their best score counts