Guide to Propulsion
What Would You Fly?
Language Arts, Science
Concepts and Processes - Evidence, models, and explanation.
Inquiry - Understandings about scientific inquiry.
Technology - Understandings about science and technology.
as Problem Solving - formulate problems from situations within
and outside mathematics.
as Reasoning - recognize and apply deductive and inductive reasoning.
as Reasoning - understand and apply reasoning processes, with
special attention to spatial reasoning with proportions and graphs.
as Reasoning - validate their own thinking.
productivity tools - use content-specific tools, software, and
simulations to support learning and research.
communication tools - design, develop, publish and present products
using technology resources that demonstrate and communicate curriculum
concepts to audiences inside and outside the classroom.
an explanation from a NASA Web site, you will demonstrate an understanding
of the text by writing an essay that applies the information found in
the slides to a "real-life" question.
Beginner's Guide to Propulsion is a Web site of information prepared
by NASA Glenn Research Center to help you better understand aircraft propulsion.
Click Beginner's Guide Index
to access the list of slides. Open the slide called Gas
Turbine Propulsion under Propulsion Systems. Then using the
information given at What Would You Fly? Activity,
complete the activity designed to demonstrate your ability to compose
an essay that applies the information found on the World Wide Web to a
be evaluated on the feasibility of your answers.
demonstrate the ability to use and understand information found on the
World Wide Web by writing an essay that applies the information found
in the slides to a "real-life" question.
E. Merski, Holy Family School, Erie, Pennsylvania