Curriculum Content Standards

NGSS/Common Core Curriculum Content Standards

The Hiller Aviation Museum’s hands-on programming is aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards adopted by the California Department of Education in September 2013.  Math-related content is aligned with the California Common Core State Standards in Mathematics adopted in August 2010.

Click here for Information on curriculum alignments prior to NGSS/Common Core for those schools which have not adopted NGSS/Common Core.  All standards below are NGSS science standards unless otherwise noted.

Program Standards Addressed
Aero Design Challenge 3-5-ETS1-1, 3-5-ETS1-2, 3-5-ETS1-3, MS-ETS1-1, MS-ETS1-2
Amazing Aircraft K-PS2-2, K-2-ETS1-1, K-2-ETS1-2, K-2-ETS1-3, 3-PS2-1, 3-PS2-2, 6-PS3-5, MS-PS2-2
Eye on the Sky K-PS3-1, K-ESS3-2, K-ESS2-1, 2-ESS2-3, 2-PS1-4
Flight and Motion K-PS2-1, K-PS2-2, K-2-ETS1-1, K-2-ETS1-2, K-2-ETS1-3, 3-PS2-1, 3-PS2-2, 3-5-ETS1-2, 3-5-ETS1-3, MS-PS2-2, MS-ETS1-1
Flight Planning Lab 3-PS2-1, 3-PS2-2, 4-PS3-1, 4-PS3-4, 5-PS2-1, 6-PS3-4, 6-PS3-5, MS-PS2-2, 4-ESS2-2 (science), 4.CA.4, 4.MD.1, 5.NF.6, 5.MD.1, 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 7.RP.1, 8.EE.5 (math)
Flight Simulation Lab 3-PS2-1, 3-PS2-2, 4-PS3-1, 4-PS3-4, 5-PS2-1, 6-PS3-4, 6-PS3-5, MS-PS2-2
Physics Flyers 3-PS2-1, 3-PS2-2, 4-IS3-1, 3-5-ETS1-2, 3-5-ETS1-3, MS-PS2-2
Skywatchers 1-ESS1-1, 1-ESS1-2, 5-ESS1-1, 5-ESS1-2, MS-ESS1-1, MS-ESS2-6
Weather Watchers K-PS3-1, K-ESS2-1
Wind Racers 3-5-ETS1-1, 3-5-ETS1-2, 3-5-ETS1-3, 4-PS3-1, 4-PS3-4, MS-PS2-2, MS-PS3-1
How to Schedule Your Field Trip

1.   Select TOUR and PROGRAM topics.
2.   Determine at least two possible dates for your field trip.
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.