ERIC Number: ED222345
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
High Flight. Aerospace Activities, K-12.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Education, Oklahoma City.
Following discussions of Oklahoma aerospace history and the history of flight, interdisciplinary aerospace activities are presented. Each activity includes title, concept fostered, purpose, list of materials needed, and procedure(s). Topics include planets, the solar system, rockets, airplanes, air travel, space exploration, principles of flight, kites, air motion/pressure, satellites, and others. Activities include: (1) completing vocabulary exercises, word searches, crossword puzzles, etc.; (2) performing simple science experiments; and (3) completing various art and mathematics activities related to a given topic. A glossary of key words, list of instructional aids, and evaluation sheet are included in an appendix. (JN)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, Art Activities, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Science, Interdisciplinary Approach, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Physical Sciences, Science Activities, Science Education, Science History, Space Exploration, Space Sciences
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Oklahoma Curriculum Improvement Commission, Oklahoma City.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Education, Oklahoma City.