Featured Sites: Week of Aug 18, 2019

 

NASA for Educators: STEM Resources - NASA
Grades
K to 12
Discover hundreds of resources for educators of students of all ages to support STEM curriculum at this site provided by NASA. Interactive games, activities, lessons, videos, facts,...
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Celebrating 100 Years of Flight: Build An Airplane - Scholastic
Grades
3 to 6
Learn about aerodynamics, the Wright Brothers, directions to create your own airplane, and details about the invention of the airplane. The interactive airplane creation activity allows...
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Man Soars Into Flight - Resources - TeachersFirst
Grades
1 to 12
This collection of flight-related resources was originally featured in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Wright Brothers historic 1903 accomplishments in Kitty Hawk. This collection...
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The Wilbur and Orville Wright Papers - Library of Congress
Grades
6 to 12
The Library of Congress offers this collection of photographs, letters, and other documents related to the lives of aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright. Images and documents...
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Wright Brothers - Vocabulary University
Grades
3 to 12
Learn about the Wright Brothers while you also learn some pivotal aviation vocabulary words. Explore the various vocabulary puzzles offered at this site. At the time of this review,...
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The Wright Experience - The Wright Experience
Grades
5 to 12
The Wright Experience lets you rediscover the innovation and designs of the Wright brothers. Follow the steps in analyzing photographs, making designs, and running tests to make an...
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CurriConnects Book List - Solar System and Space - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
Launch into books about space and space exploration. Delve into black holes, or get to know famous astronomers. This list includes books at all levels from young "astronauts to be"...
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CurriConnects Book List - Flight and Things that Fly - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
Read about the many ways that people have used flying machines and the many creatures that fly with books from this leveled booklist. Learn how things fly--either by nature or ...
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Future: Space Race - How Big is Our Own Solar System? - BBC
Grades
5 to 12
Journey to the farthest regions of space with this interactive from BBC. Scroll down to move the rocket from Earth's closest cloud layer and continue to the outer edges of ...
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The Wright Brothers - Who Were Wilbur & Orville? - Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum
Grades
K to 12
Learn how two ordinary bicycle mechanics changed the world with this in-depth look at the life of Orville & Wilbur Wright. Follow the timeline beginning in 1630 to learn about ...
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AeroSpaceGuide - Vic Stathopoulos
Grades
6 to 12
AeroSpaceGuide is the online resource for all things aerospace for students, scientists, and anyone interested in space. Dig deep into this site to learn about space updates and news,...
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Universe and Space - Science Resources - TeachersFirst
Grades
K to 12
Find engaging tools related to the universe and space in this curated list. Read the descriptions to find out whether a site sounds right for what you want to know. ...
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Women with Altitude - NetFlights
Grades
6 to 12
Discover the stories of women achieving aviation firsts through this interactive timeline. The timeline begins with the first women to receive a pilot's license, Hilda Hewlett, Harriet...
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NASA Image and Video Library - NASA
Grades
K to 12
Do you need "out of this world" images? NASA provides images, video, and audio for non-commercial use, free. Browse through the newest uploads or most popular items to get an ...
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