Aviation & Space Mini-Camp

FOFM Aviation & Space Mini-Camp at Dallas Executive Airport
for RISING 6th, 7th & 8th graders

Choose one 3-day camp: 
#1 Aug 14, 15, 16  |  #2 Aug 16, 17, 18  |  #3 Aug 21, 22, 23  |  #4 Aug 23, 24, 25

 

THE CLASSES

Day 1 » Aviation & Flight

• How things fly – understanding the physics of flight
• Parts of an airplane
• Instruments and controls
• Paper airplane challenge
• Build a rubber band powered balsa plane

Day 2 » Rocketry & Space

• History of space flight
• As a matter of fact, it is rocket science! – understanding rocketry 
• Model rocket build
• Scale model of the Solar System
• Sun, Earth, Moon System 
• Solar telescope 

Day 3 » Rocket Launch & Museum Field Trip

• Launch model rockets
• Guided tour of the Frontiers of Flight Museum
• Explore the Universe with SPOC, our portable planetarium
• Flight Simulator Lab

*Some activities are weather-dependent and may be canceled in the case of bad weather.


THE DETAILS

Cost of Camp: $24

  • Drop Off at 8:45AM, Pick Up at 3:30 PM
  • Lunch is provided
  • Includes a camp t-shirt
  • Includes all material and supplies

Dallas Executive Airport
5303 Challenger Dr in Dallas 75237

Space is limited, so register now!

REGISTER

Register for FOFM Aviation & Space Mini-Camp at DEA.