F.A.B (Flight, Aerodynamics and Biomimicry) (G6)
Explore how nature inspired flight
What’s a colugo or a flying squirrel got to do with airplanes? What’s the difference between the flight of a hawk compared to that of a turkey? Explore how animals use Bernoulli’s Principle in a variety of ways and how they’ve influenced human flight. Discover these answers and more while you use nature to inspire you to design the best airplane you can to meet desired needs. Click HERE for a more detailed outline of the program.
G6, Topic A: Air & Aerodynamics (Describe properties of air & the interactions of air with objects in flight)
G6, Topic B: Flight (Construct devices that move through air & identify adaptations for controlling flight)
Length: 90 minutes
Time offered: 9:30am, 12:00pm
Program Fees for 17/18 school year: $225 September - March
$275 April - June
Program Fees for 18/19 school year:
$225 September - November
$175 December - February (add on a self-guided backpack for free!*)
$280 March - June
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Maximum 32 students
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