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Exploring Flight Elementary STEM Unit (Grades K-2)

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Description

Elementary STEM Units include cross-curricular activities and experiments that teach concepts in math, science, technology, and language arts. In today’s classroom, flexibility is key, and these STEM units were created to be easy to set up and adaptable.

Exploring Flight is a two-week Elementary STEM Unit for Grades K-2 in which students work in teams of two to four to take a look at why and how birds can fly. Hands-on experiments include building basic and advanced paper gliders. Students also learn how to build and fly a balsa wood glider.

This unit comes with a unit guide, teacher notes, scope and sequence, teacher’s guide, student pages, assessments, and all the materials needed for a class of 24 students.

Have a class of more than 24 students? No problem! Four-student add-on packages are available.

Details

Type: Multi-Student STEM Units and Courses Grades: K-2
SKU: W41360

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What You'll Get

  • 24 Finding Out About Flight student books
  • Traveling Through Air Collection teacher book
  • Exploring Flight Unit Guide
  • Down feathers
  • Quill feathers
  • Copy paper
  • 12 bottles of glue
  • 4 packages of modeling clay
  • 6 Objects in Air flash card sets
  • 12 magnifying glasses
  • Plastic bags
  • 50 balsa wood strips
  • Mini Easy Cutter
  • 100 paper clips
  • Checkcard paper packs
  • Safety glasses
  • Storage bins with lids

Resources

Learning Values

Science
  • Lift
  • Living things
  • Animals
Technology
  • Design and problem solving
  • Environmental perspectives
  • Materials science
  • Modeling
Engineering
  • Design process
  • Designing to specifications
  • Observations/analysis
Math
  • Patterns
  • Measuring time
  • Geometric shapes

Specifications

  • Students Served: 24
  • Length of Unit: 2 weeks
  • Subject Area Focus: Math