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NASA's F/A-18 taking off.



Grade Levels

Grades K-4


History, Physical Science, Flight, Timelines, Flight and Aeronautics


Lesson Plans / Activities

Students use drawings and models to build an aviation timeline. Students use the timeline to visualize the numerous changes that have occurred in the history of flight. In this activity, students do the following:
-Identify and research aviation events.
-Create a timeline of aviation events.
-Analyze the information to interpret changes in aviation.
-Develop a presentation based on historical events in aviation.
Making Time Fly  [406KB PDF file]
This activity is part of the Aeronautics Educator Guide.