Get To The Chopper!
Teams will make a paper helicopter and test its flight time, learning essential mathematics and engineering skills.
Video Engagement Links
- paper clips
- masking tape
- helicopter pattern, (one per team, printed on construction paper and copy paper)
- helicopter directions (one per team)
Before the activity, set up an area for testing the helicopters. Measure a height of 2 meters on a wall and mark it with masking tape.
NGSS Standard(s): 3-ETS1-2, 3-ETS1-3, 3-PS2-1, 3-PS2-2, 4-ETS1-2, 4-ETS1-3, 4-PS3-1, 5-ETS1-2, 5-ETS1-3
CCSS Standard(s): ELA, W.3.2, W.4.2, W.5.2