Aerospace & Flight

This lesson introduces to the principles of flight.  Students learn about the history of flight from Leonardo Da Vinci & the Wright Brothers up to the creation of the stealth bomber.

The principles of modern flight are presented including lift, drag, thrust and Bernoulli’s principle.

Through these lessons students will understand:

Lift    Thrust    Aileron    Laminar    Drag    Rudder    Turbulence

Flaps    Pitching    Spoilers    Rolling    Yawing    Elevators    Airfoil

An understanding of correct wind and rudder design is presented, and the effects of high and low air pressure.

In miniature the first ten pages of the lesson are shown below:

240 AeroSpace 10

At the completion of the lesson the students take a final quiz.  When students receive a score of 80%+ they will earn a badge on their account.  Actual scores are also emailed to the student.

Aerospace & Flight includes worksheets including crossword puzzles, word search, and parts of an airplane.  Download links for worksheets are sent after purchase.  Below is a sample view of the crossword puzzle.