Mr. Lidstone's Classroom

St. Patrick Fine Arts Elementary

AIR, AERODYNAMICS AND FLIGHT

Some beginning questions for Evidence and Investigation

What is forensic evidence?

What is the difference between observation and inference?

Air and Aerodynamics

• describe the properties of air and the interactions of air with objects in flight

• study birds and airplanes and learn a variety of adaptations and designs that make flight possible and provide for propulsion and control


Flight

• develop a basic design, build it, test it, and solve the problems that inevitably arise.


Some beginning questions for Air, Aerodynamics and Flight

What is air?

What are some characteristics of air?

How does air behave?

How can machines fly? 

For animals that are able to fly, what parts help them fly?