Monday, Sep 13
We will finish the kite construction we started last Friday.
Tuesday, Sep 14
Students will practice using a steel rule and marking dimensions on an object.
Wednesday, Sep 15
The students will use their dimensioning skills to create wing templates for the gliders we will fly tomorrow.
Thursday, Sep 16
We will investigate the forces on gliders. The students will learn about Otto Lilienthal and the data he collected from flying gliders. Then they will build and fly their foam gliders to determine which has the best L/D ratio.
Friday, Sep 17
The students will finish their L/D test flights.