ERIC Number: ED352273
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Curriculum Package: Elementary Science Lessons. [A Visit to the Louisville, Kentucky Airports: Standiford and Bowman Fields.]
Squires, Frances H.
This science curriculum was written for teachers of children in the elementary grades. It contains science activities for the following lessons: (1) Whirly Birds and the Concept of Lift; (2) Parachutes; (3) Weather Vanes; (4) Paper Airplanes; (5) Flying an Airplane; (6) Jet Engine; (7) Identifying Flying Objects; (8) It's a Bird! It's a Plane; (9) Airport Numbers; and (10) Kites in the Wind. The detailed lesson plans are divided into the following sections: grade level, skills to be learned, performance objectives, materials, procedure, concepts, and questions for further study. (PR)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, Air Transportation, Aviation Education, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Physics, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Wind (Meteorology)
Regional Airport Authority, P.O. Box 9129, Louisville, KY 40209 (free).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Regional Airport Authority of Louisville and Jefferson County, KY.