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Aeronautics -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

View Resource InfoUse's PlaneMath

The result of a NASA award, this site is designed "to stimulate and motivate students with physical disabilities in grades 4-7 to pursue aeronautics-related careers via the development and delivery of accessible math education materials on the Internet." Recognizing that math curricula for students in these grades is most often built around the manipulation of tools such as pencils, compasses, and...
View Resource Ultra-Efficient Engine Technology: Kid's Page

NASA's Ultra-Efficient Engine Technology Program hosts this educational site intended mainly for grade school students. Visitors can browse several sections related to aeronautics and flight technology, including one that discusses career paths leading to work in these fields. An introduction to aerodynamics explains how an airplane's systems and design contribute to its flight. The operation of a...
View Resource NASA: Rocket Activities

There are many things in this world that are described as not being as difficult as rocket science. Then, of course, there is the actual science behind rockets. Understandably, this can be difficult for budding space scientists to grasp. Fortunately, NASA has created these fun and interactive activities which relate both to the science and math of rocketry. These particular activities are taken...