Principles of Flight
Know the names of the control surfaces of an aircraft and how they work.
3x Pencils per Scout
Print outs of worksheet from http://www.aeronautics.nasa.gov/pdf/axes_control_surfaces_5-8.pdf
Through hands-on experiments and physical demonstrations, students will learn about motions and forces, transfer of energy, and the abilities of technological design as they study some of the basic concepts of flight, including the three axes of flight and the control surfaces that guide the aircraft.
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