Aviation Day Camp
Wings and Flying Things
Soar with the science of the skies!
Entering Grades K-5
Full and Half Day Available
January 2-4, 2019*
*3-day session, camp meetings Wednesday-Thursday-Friday only.
Embark on a journey into the world of flight! Experiment with the enormous force of air pressure, complete electric circuits, discover the invisible force of magnetism and change energy from one form to another with airplanes, cars, boats and hovercraft!
Enter the ocean of air above our heads and its ever-changing weather. Identify clouds, make lightning in a jar and recreate the awesome power of thunderstorms and tornadoes.
Take flight with instrumented balloons, elastic powered airplanes and even remotely operated flying disco balls! Investigate wild flight with animals adapted to life on the wing, including an amazing live bird demonstration. Complete realistic flight simulations, launch chemical-powered rockets and much more in an amazing airborne adventure.
Wings and Flight Things Camp Includes:
- Model Airplanes, Gliders and Helicopters
- Air Pressure Experiments
- Introductory and Advanced Flight Simulation
- Clouds and Storm Making
- Circuit Electricity
- Propeller Powered Cars
- Happy Birds Live Bird Presentation
- And Much More!
Elementary Topics (K-5)
Middle School Topics (5-8)
Primary Topic (JK-1)
All camps are located at the Hiller Aviation Museum at the San Carlos Airport.