ERIC Number: ED481754
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
The X-1 Paper Glider Kit: Investigating the Basics of Flight with a Model of the First Supersonic Aircraft. Educational Brief.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
This brief discusses the basics of flight using a model of the first supersonic aircraft. This activity for grades 5-12 has students build a glider and learn how to change the flight characteristics of the glider. A template for the glider is included. (MVL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.