Curriculum Content Standards (pre-NGSS)
Hiller Aviation Museum’s hands-on programs are aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards adopted by the California Department of Education in September 2013. Click here to view these alignments on our NGSS/Common Core Curriculum Content Page.
Pre-NGSS alignments are shown below for those schools that have not yet adopted NGSS or the Common Core standards for mathematics.
|Amazing Aircraft||K: 1a, 4e; 1st: 4b; 2nd: 1b, 1c, 1e; 3rd: 1c, 5d; 4th: 6c, 6d; 5th: 6d; 6th: 7d, 7e|
|Constellations Tonight||K: 3b, 4a, 4c; 1st: 4d; 2nd: 1a, 4a; 3rd: 1a, 2a, 4a, 4b, 4d, 4e|
|Eye on the Sky||K: 1c, 3b; 1st: 3a, 3c; 2nd: 4c; 3rd: 1f; 4th: 1g; 5th: 3b, 3c, 4b, 4c; 6th: 4a, 4d|
|Introduction to Aviation||3rd: 1c, 1d, 5a, 5d; 4th: 6d, 6f; 5th: 4e, 6b 6f;
6th: 7a, 7b, 7e 7f
|Junior High / High School Programs|
|Flight Planning Lab||5th: 4d, 4e, 6f; 6th: 7a, 7b, 7e, 7f;
7th: 7a, 7c; 8th: 1b, 1c, 1d, 1e, 2a, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2f, 9a
|Forces of Flight||5th: 6d, 6f; 6th: 7a, 7b: 7th: 7a; 8th: 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2f, 9e|
|Night Flight||3rd: 1a, 2a, 4a, 4b, 4d, 4e; 5th: 5b, 5c;|
5th: 4d; 6th: 7f; 8th: 1b, 1c, 9f
5th: MR 1.3, 2.2, 2.3, 2.6, 3.2, 3.3; 6th: NS 1.6, AF 2.1, MR 1.3, 2.2, 2.4, 2.7, 3.2, 3.3; 7th: NS 1.6, MR 1.3, 2.2, 2.5, 2.8, 3.2, 3.3
|Flight Sim Zone|
|All Programs||3rd: 1c, 1d, 5d; 4th: 6d, 6f; 5th: 4e, 6f; 6th: 7a, 7b, 7e; 7th: 7a, 7c; 8th: 1d, 1e, 2a, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2f, 9a
Physics: 1b, 1d, 2f;
Investigation & Experimentation: 1b, 1c, 1l
How to Schedule Your Field Trip
1. Determine at least two possible dates for your field trip.
2. Select PROGRAM topic for hands-on program.
3. Use our online field trip request system or call the Hiller Aviation Museum at (650) 654-0200 at least two weeks in advance of your requested date to make a reservation.
Confirmation information is distributed via email within three business days. Review confirmation information carefully upon receipt.