ERIC Number: ED380588
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Aerospace and Flight. Technology Learning Activity. Teacher Edition. Technology Education Series.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This packet of technology learning activity (TLA) materials on aerospace and flight for students in grades 6-10 consists of a technology education overview, information on use, and instructor's and student's sections. The overview discusses the technology education program and materials. Components of the instructor's and student's sections are described next. The instructor's section contains background information, suggested activities and resources, and expected learner outcomes. A lesson plan for the 8-day module includes assignments; equipment, tools, and supplies list; and facilities requirements or modifications. The following forms are provided: summary worksheet, pretest, posttest, test answers, and evaluation summary. A bibliography concludes the instructor's section. Topics are as follows: the theory of flight; forces of flight; climbing, gliding, and diving; changing direction and basic movement and control; and constructing flying and Aerobie flying rings. The student section provides materials for each day, including the following: summary of activities, assignments to turn in; goal; vocabulary; expected learner outcomes; list of objectives; list of related Technology Student Association competitive events; and academic and workplace applications reinforced by specific activities in this TLA. An optional activity concludes the student section. (YLB)
Descriptors: Aerospace Technology, Aviation Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Student Evaluation, Teaching Guides, Technology Education
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (instructional package, one teacher and one student edition, order no. TLA TE2117: $36; student edition, TE3117: $13). Superflight Inc., 81 Encino Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 ("Aerobic Aerodynomics" video).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.