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Give your classroom curriculum a lift with the Hot-Air Balloons Teacher’s Guide. Students learn to calculate surface area and volume; to analyze flights; and to discover how lift, drag, buoyancy, and temperature affect hot-air balloon flight.
The Hot-Air Balloons Teacher’s Guide contains ITEEA standards, CCSS Math, and NGSS addressed; teacher and student instructions for a variety of math, science, and technology activities; pretests and posttests; resource pages; and links to video resources. Contains separate activities for middle school and high school students as well as links to career information and applications of the 4Cs (communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity).
Equipment and materials needed to complete guide activities include the Pitsco Zoon Hot-Air Balloons – Getting Started Package, as well as other tools and materials. Items needed for all activities are listed in the teacher guide.