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Flight Academy 5 day

Flight Academy 5 day more info...
Location: Parnassus Preparatory School
Dates: Monday, June 25, 2018 - Friday, June 29, 2018details
Grades: Gr 1 - Gr 5
Section #: PARNASSUS033
Registration closes: Monday, June 25, 2018


Registration is handled by Parnassus Preparatory School. Camps are open to the public.
Name: Parnassus Preparatory School
Phone: 763-496-1416

Calling all aviators! As a Mad Science flight cadet in training, you will explore the history of aviation and discover how aircraft fly. Build your own kite, stunt plane, paper airplanes and model rocket. Ride the air on a Hovercraft. Discover how hot air balloons, blimps and parachutes work.

Parnassus camps are open to the public.
Earn Your Wings
Do you know what makes an airplane lift into the air? You will after this exciting camp. Follow the methods of the Wright brothers as you experiment with a lift tester and see how different wing shapes affect an airplane’s performance capabilities. Learn
Newton's Loco-Motion
Sir Isaac Newton was just as curious about how things move as we are. Discover Newton’s Laws of Motion and something he called “inertia.” Take part in a soda bottle rocket launch as you discover how this fascinating rocket really works. Measure how high a
Rockin' Rockets
Imagine yourself soaring above the clouds and into space as you build your very own model rocket that is capable of flying over 500 feet. Learn about model rocketry with hands-on experiments and activities. Learn the Model Rocket Safety Code and take part
The Wright Stuff
Step into the shoes of early aircraft inventors and experience the discovery of flight. Learn how the Wright brothers used science to achieve flight. Use the Scientific Method and a wind tunnel to solve the problem of controlling an airplane. Record your
Up, Up & Away
Harnessing the wind and taking flight couldn’t be more fun. Learn about the four forces that affect flight as you build and decorate a kite. Discover how hot air balloons and parachutes work. Watch what happens when the Sun heats the air inside of a 50-fo
Scheduled DateTime
Monday, June 25, 20189:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, June 26, 20189:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, June 27, 20189:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday, June 28, 20189:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday, June 29, 20189:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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