Civil Air Patrol

Grade 4

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Academic Aerospace Lesson #3:  Paper Airplanes

Academic Lesson #4: Fun Shuttle

  • For additional assistance in constructing the Fun Shuttle used in this lesson, view the YouTube video produced by AeroRacers Inc. It tells you in detail what you need to know when you build or fly the Fun Shuttle. View now.

Academic Aerospace Lesson #5:  Balloon Lifter

  • Rather than following the directions for making the "basket" attachment for the balloon, I let my students decide how and where they want to attach the small cup. It is fun to see what they come up with! (Mrs. Chin, San Jose Catholic School)
  • Rather than making the "basket" attachment, simply tape the small paper cup to the straw that is attached to the balloon

Academic Aerospace Lesson #7:  My Mission, My Patch

 

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