Node 2: Intermediate Aviation Exploration 9th - 12th Grade

Spring 2021

This course is the second of 3 in our Spring 9th-12th Grade Program. It's a 5 week course, 03/13 - 04/24, meets live online Saturdays from 1:30pm-2:30pm. 9th-12th grade students who've previously taken AeroStar programs may start with this course.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome

    • Thank you for enrolling!

    • Welcome to Node 2!

    • Before We Begin..

  • 2

    Module 1: Aircraft Maintenance

    • Introduction: Aircraft Maintenance

    • Presentation: Aircraft Maintenance

    • Activity 1: Aircraft Maintenance True or False

    • Activity 2: Aircraft Maintenance Word Scramble

    • Quiz: Aircraft Maintenance

    • Resource Links: Aircraft Maintenance

  • 3

    Module 2: Intro to AeroSpace Engineering

    • Introduction: Introduction to Aerospace Engineering

    • Presentation: Introduction to Aerospace

    • Activity 1: Aerospace Engineering Word Scramble

    • Activity 2: What do you know about aerospace?

    • Quiz: Introduction to Aerospace Engineering

    • Resources Links: Aerospace Engineering

  • 4

    Module 3: Basic Components of Space

    • Introduction: Basic Components of Space

    • Presentation: Basic Components of Space

    • Videos: Planets, Solar System and Rocket

    • Activity 1: Planet Word Scramble

    • Activity 2: Connect 5

    • Quiz: Basic Components of Space

    • Resources: Basic Components of Space

  • 5

    Module 4: Weather Basics

    • Introduction: Weather Basics

    • Presentation: Weather Basics

    • Activity 1: Weather Basics Word Scramble

    • Activity 2: Weather Observer and Tornado Tube

    • Quiz: Weather Basics

    • Resource Links: Weather Basics

  • 6

    Module 5: Private Pilot Certification Requirements

    • Introduction: Private Pilot Certification Requirements

    • Presentation: Private Pilot Certification Requirements

    • Activity 1: Flight vs. Ground

    • Quiz: Private Pilot Certification Requirements

    • Resources: Private Pilot Certification Requirements