NASA: http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/kidsclub/flash/nowinspace/Crew_40_on_ISS.html#.U3UEqfldWSo http://www.knowitall.org//sites/nasa/simulations/flight/parts.html http://www.rafmuseum.org.uk/cosford/learning/aircraft_controls.cfm http://www.ueet.nasa.gov/StudentSite/games/theplanegame.htm

GRAVITY:
http://www.mhschool.com/science/2008/student/na/scienceinmotion/Common/SIM.html?Module=../Grade1/Chapter11-GravityAtWork/

PARACHUTES:
Simulator: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/mars/para-flash.html

HOT AIR BALLOONS:
How they work: http://www.mhschool.com/science/2008/student/na/scienceinmotion/Common/SIM.html?Module=../Grade4/Chapter9-TheDensityOfAir/

Video: http://pbskids.org/dragonflytv/show/balloon.html

The Great Balloon Race: http://pbskids.org/dragonflytv/games/game_balloon.html

AIRPLANES:
How airplanes fly

Parts of a Plane

Another Site about Parts of a Plane (thanks, Reegan)

Control surfaces overview video

Roll, Pitch, Yaw

How wings lift the plane

How to Make a Paper Airplane: http://www.10paperairplanes.com/how-to-make-paper-airplanes/06-the-stealth.html and http://howthingsfly.si.edu/activities/paper-airplane

BIRDS:
Top View of Wing:
http://media.photobucket.com/image/bird%20wing%20top%20view/jaredr122/wing/wingdiagram.png
Front View of Wing: http://www.ornithopter.de/english/images/wings/bird_wing.gif
How they Fly: http://nature.ca/discover/exb/hwdbrdsfly/index_e.html

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About mrsmclean06

Teacher / Educator (grade 6). Follow us at http://kidblog.org/6mclean

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  1. what do you do here i’m lost for words

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