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ERIC Number: ED347306
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Nov
Pages: 148
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Transportation Technology Curriculum Materials FY 90. Illinois Plan for Industrial Technology Education.
Gallo, Dennis; And Others
This packet contains technology-based learning activities for the transportation technology course at the orientation level (grades 9 and 10) of the Illinois Plan for Industrial Technology Education curriculum project. The packet includes a course rationale, mission, description, and course outline. Suggested learning objectives and suggested learning experiences for the following transportation areas are provided: introduction to transportation technology, land transportation systems, materials handling systems, water transportation systems, air transportation systems, and space transportation systems. The packet also contains over 20 student learning activities; representative topics are: automated guided vehicles, rotary-winged aircraft, programming robots, wind tunnel testing, rocket stability testing, calculating drag coefficiency, and testing air-foil designs. Numerous scale drawings and other figures are used to illustrate activities. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Dept. of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Univ., Normal.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois