ERIC Number: ED460832
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Federal Aviation Administration Aviation Education Teacher's Guide, [Grades] 4-6.
Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.
This guide is one in a series of four resource guides specifically designed for those interested in aviation education. Activities and lessons that can be used in a variety of content areas and grade levels are featured. Grades 4-6 are the focus of this guide, which is organized under the broad topics of properties of air, lighter than air flight, conditions for flight, and navigation in the air. Activities address density and temperature, balloon flight, control surfaces, parachutes, color and temperature, satellite signals, and the sextant. (Contains 85 references, including an annotated bibliography, videotapes, and juvenile literature.) (DDR)
Descriptors: Aviation Education, Educational Resources, Educational Strategies, Elementary Education, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Hands on Science, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Student Motivation
Dept. of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Aviation Education Program, Washington, DC 20591.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC.