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How People Learned to Fly, by Hodgkins

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How People Learned to Fly
From WatchKnow, produced by WatchKnowLearn
This video includes text, narration, and images to compliment the book How People Learned to Fly by Fran Hodgkins and True Kelley.  The book is listed in the suggested reading material on the corestandards.org website for grades K-1 under read-aloud ... [more]
September 26, 2011 at 10:39 AM
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Ages: 5 - 9
The Wright Brothers
From YouTube
This is a short video about the beginnings of the Wright Brother's quest for flight.  It is animated and shows their early idea of modeling gliders like birds' wings.  (02:21)
February 22, 2012 at 01:53 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
Wausau Wisconsin's first flight
From wpt2.org, produced by PBS
In this clip, aviation historians Michael Goc & Robert Wylie tell the story of John Schwister's flight in 1911.  This was Wisconsin's contribution to the earliest aviation in our country.  (01:46)
July 31, 2012 at 08:16 AM
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Ages: 5 - 18
Massive Engines: The First Airplane Engine
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery
In this informative video from Discovery,  students can learn about the first petrol or gasoline engines that were used in the first airplanes.  It contains technical terms about the engines that might be too advanced for younger learners, so teacher... [more]
July 31, 2012 at 08:33 AM
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