ASAP Science and Technology Exemplars - Grades 1-8 - Grade 6
Grade 6

Matter and Materials

Flights of Fantasy

Description of the task:
Students are asked to demonstrate their understanding of the properties of air and flight by designing a model airplane for a flight theme park. The airplane should demonstrate what the students know about the properties of flight.

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