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Learning that Delivers: Classroom Objectives, Subjects & Age Level for Activities

Activity/Discussion Points Objective/s Subject/s Age Level
Aviation Innovation: Yesterday and Today
Critical thinking skills
Critical thinking skills
Language Arts
Social Science
7-12
Ins and Outs of an Airplane
Identity airplane parts and their functions (vocabulary and mechanical information)
Analyze primary sources (photographs)
History
Language Arts
Science
6-12
Prep and Color Your Plane for Flight
Identify airplane parts and their functions (vocabulary and mechanical information)
History
Language Arts
2-8
Name that Plane
Visual and motor skills
Compare/contrast/match
Analyze primary sources (photographs and stamps)
History
6-10
Aviation Innovation: Airmail Changes the de Havilland
Critical thinking skills
Language Arts/Organizational skills
Language Arts
5-12
Leg 1: Suit Up
Careers
Critical thinking skills
Literacy Organizational skills
Analyze primary sources (photographs)
History
Language Arts
Social Science
6-10
Leg 2: Logbook
Analyze primary sources (fight logbook)
History
Language Arts
Social Science
7-12
Leg 3: Forced Landing
Analyze primary sources (official form)
History
Language Arts
Social Science
7-12
Aviation Innovation: "Flying by the Seat of Your Pants"
Critical thinking skills
Language Arts
7-12
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