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Author Schertle, Rick, author.

Title Make: planes, gliders, and paper rockets : simple flying things anyone can make--kites and copters, too! / Rick Schertle and James Floyd Kelly.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Maker Media, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 649.51 SCH    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description x, 88 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Written for educators, homeschoolers, parents--and kids!--this fully illustrated book provides a fun mix of projects, discussion materials, instructions, and subjects for deeper investigation around the basics of homemade flying objects. With the projects in this book, you can spend more time learning and experimenting, and less time planning and preparing. Complete with download links to PDF templates that expand your teaching, this is your one-stop manual for learning about, interacting with, and being curious about airflow, gravity, torque, power, ballistics, pressure, and force."--Back cover.
Contents Helicopters -- Rockets -- Airplanes and gliders -- Rockets revisited -- Kites!
Subject Gliders (Aeronautics) -- Models.
Airplanes -- Models.
Paper work.
Paper airplanes.
Added Author Kelly, James F. (James Floyd), author.
ISBN 9781457187698

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