Flight Angles Of Inclination (SMILE)
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
|Marie C. Smith, Anthony Overton Elementary School|
|A lesson designed to teach students to observe the flight of a glider; measure the distance flown from a given point; analyze the effect of a change of angle of inclination on the launch/flight of sling-launched gliders; collect data on distance flown when a glider is launched from two different angle-ramps; and record and communicate test results to the class by use of a horizontal bar chart. From the Practical and Applied Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||Late Elem. (3-5)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Measurement, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Graphing of Data|
© 1994- Drexel University. All rights reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.