Author: Celeste Baine
Publication Date: March 7, 2009
Rockets galore! This guide launches into aerospace with five activities and three challenges using four different types of rockets. Learn about testing and controlling variables with straw rockets, fuel pressure with air-powered rockets, fuel volume and trajectory with water rockets, altitude and velocity with solid-fuel rockets, and more.
Student materials in the guide are reproducible for distribution within your classroom.
Use this full-color guide alone or as a supplement to current curriculum, or combine it with other Contextual Engineering or Getting Started Guides to develop an engineering curriculum.