Drones: Aeronautical Engineering

 Grades 4-7 

*Redesigned Curriculum for 2018* Learn all about drones and flying technologies! We will fly small but robust (and SAFE!) drones with attached cameras and transmitters, as well as learn and model flight concepts by making other objects fly in our newly upgraded wind tunnel! Learn about how NASA uses drones for aerial photography. Are you ready to become an aeronautical engineer?

What kids make...

  • flying discs
  • gliders
  • drop copters

What kids learn...

  • forces of flight
  • history of flight
  • how to fly drones
  • drone laws and safety

Curriculum Focus

  • Science
  • Technology
  • Making

Meet Your Teacher!

Bobby Norman

2nd, 5th, 6th (Lang.Arts), and 7th grade Science teacher for 13 years
Ed Tech Specialist for Kyrene District
B.A. in Elementary Ed from ASU
M.Ed. in Educational Technology from NAU
Likes to use Google Earth and pretend he is a giant

Do You Need Extended Care?

Before Care ($40) to drop off between 8:00 and 9:30am.
After Care ($40) to pick up between 4:00 and 5:30pm.

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Summer 2018 Registration

* 2 week notice of cancelation required for full refund. No partial refunds.

  • AM Week 1
    05/29/2018 - 06/01/2018
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • PM Week 5
    06/25/2018 - 06/29/2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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