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Exhibit in Henry Ford Museum. Explore the early days of flight. Online exhibit, downloadable lesson plans and student "pilot logs" available.
This Resource is for:Educators; Youth and Scouts; Students; Leadership
Theme:Science and Technology
Type of Use:Onsite Activity; Online Exhibition
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; World History; Science; Physics; Technology/Engineering; English Language Arts; Creative Problem Solving; Cross-disciplinary Thinking
National Science Education Standards: Science as Inquiry, Physical Science, Science and Technology, Science in Personal and Social Perspectives, History and Nature of Science; National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies Strands II, VIII; National Standards for the English Language Arts 1, 3, 4, 7, 12; Michigan Science Grade Level and High School Content Expectations 4 - S.IP.04.11, S.IP.04.12, S.IP.04.13, S.IP.04.14, S.IP.04.15, S.IP.04.16, S.IA.04.11, S.IA.04.12, S.IA.04.13, S.IA.04.14, S.IA.04.15; 5 - S.IP.05.11, S.IP.05.12, S.IP.05.13, S.IP.05.15, S.IP.05.16, S.IA.05.12, S.IA.05.14, P.FM.05.41, P.FM.05.42; 6 - S.IP.06.11, S.IP.06.12, S.IP.06.13, S.IP.06.15, S.IP.06.16, S.IA.06.11, S.IA.06.12, S.IA.06.13, S.IA.06.14, S.IA.06.15, P.EN.06.11; 7 - S.IP.07.11, S.IP.07.12, S.IP.07.13, S.IP.07.15, S.IP.07.16, S.IA.07.11, S.IA.07.12, S.IA.07.13, S.IA.07.14, S.IA.07.15; 9-12 - Physics 1.1A, 1.2D, 1.1E, 2.1A, 2.2A, 3.1A, 3.1D, 3.3A, 4.3A, 4.3C; Michigan Social Studies Grade Level and High School Content Expectations 2 - H2.0.3; 6 - H1.2.2, H1.2.5; 7 - H1.2.2, H1.2.6; 9-12 - WHG 7.1.4; 9-12 - USHG 6.1.1; Michigan ELA Grade Level and High School Content Expectations 4 - R.CM.04.04, S.CN.04.03, L.CN.04.02; 5 - R.CM.05.04, S.CN.05.03, S.CN.05.02, L.CN.05.02; 6 - R.CM.06.04, S.DS.06.04, L.CN.06.02; 7 - R.CM.07.04, S.CN.07.01, S.DS.07.04, L.CN.07.02; 8 - R.CM.08.04, S.CN.08.01, S.CN.08.02, S.DS.08.04, L.CN.08.02; 9-12 - CE1.3.1, CE1.3.9, CE1.4.3, CE1.5.2
Grade/Age Level:Early Elementary; Upper Elementary; Middle School; High School; Adults; Brownie Girl Scouts; Junior Girl Scouts; Cadette Girl Scouts; Cub Scouts; Boy Scouts
Time Period:Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States; Era 7: The Great Depression and WWII
Pricing:Free with Museum admission
Venue:Henry Ford Museum
Tags:airplane, Wright, travel, mail, exploration, barnstormer, entertainment, Bernoulli, lift