Sample Video 26: Aviation 13: Four Forces That Affect Flight
1:17
Grades: 3 to 12

Learn about the four forces that must be dealt with to create successful flight.

Student Tools
Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet
Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tools
Teacher Tool 26: Creation Station Activity–The Future Flying Machine
This teacher tool provides a hands-on Creation Station activity combining student learning about the four forces that affect flight with the creation of their own flying machine. This activity accompanies the following Educate.Today videos: Aviation-4, Aviation-5, Aviation-13, Aviation-19.
Teacher Tool 276: STEM Activity–Overlapping Engineering Fields
Download this teacher tool for a STEM activity providing students the opportunities to research different fields of engineering and what some of them have in common. This teacher tool could be used with any of the following Educate.Today videos:
Aviation-2, Aviation-9, Engineering-7, Engineering-9, Engineering-11, Environment-8, Environment-14, Sample Video-25, Sample Video-26, Sample Video-34, Sample Video-51, Sample Video-80, Sample Video-81, Sample Video-88, Space-9, Space-10, Space-11, Transportation-14, Transportation-20
Teacher Tool 287: Arts Integration Activity–Flying
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity combining science and art as students learn about flight and design and build a model airplane. This activity is designed to be used with the following Educate.Today videos: Aviation-2, Aviation-3, Aviation-6, Aviation-7, Aviation-9, Aviation-10, Aviation-13.
Teacher Tool 288: STEAM Activity–Flying
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an STEAM activity combining science, engineering, and art as students learn about flight and design and build a model airplane. This activity is designed to be used with the following Educate.Today videos: Aviation-2, Aviation-3, Aviation-6, Aviation-7, Aviation-9, Aviation-10, Aviation-13.
Teacher Tool 317: Cross Curricular Activity–Sharing Insights Through a Journal Entry
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to write a journal entry that shares learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity–Video Reflection
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 319: Cross Curricular Activity–Sharing Learning Verbally
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video through verbal sharing and conversation. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 320: Vocabulary Interesting to Me
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, invites students to increase their vocabulary by selecting, and learning the definitions of, words in the video that are unknown and/or interesting to them. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 321: Vocabulary Activity
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, asks students to listen for certain vocabulary words you have selected and define them in two ways: 1) contextually based on what they think the definition might be based on what they learn in the video; and 2) through a dictionary to either confirm or refine their contextual definition. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 579: Arts Integration Activity–Expressing Understanding Through Drama or a Graphic Novel
Use this Teacher Tool with the videos listed below to give students an opportunity to share their understanding of concepts they have learned from the videos through the creation of a dramatic scene or graphic novel. Videos for the activity include the one on the web page where you found this tool as well as others listed below:
Aviation 10: How Does That Work? Flight Control Surfaces of an Airplane
Aviation 11: How Does That Work? Helicopters
Aviation 13: Four Forces That Affect Flight
Aviation 19: Aerodynamic Principles and Paper Airplanes
Aviation 20: G Forces at Work--Pitch, Roll, and Yaw in a Supersonic Airplane
Aviation 21: G Forces at Work--Pitch, Roll, and Yaw in an Aerobatic Stunt Plane
Aviation 22: Helicopters--How They Fly
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