When a little boy loses his favorite toy airplane, he invests a lot of energy and time in getting it back. Read this wordless book and let your imagination soar! Then, take a journey with us to learn about the science of flight. Check out our activities on creating paper airplanes to demonstrate principles of lift, weight, drag, and thrust. We have templates and video tutorials for folding each style of airplane. Watch our video featuring STEM Outreach Associate Pettee Guerrero explaining the principles of flight.
I am Amelia Earhart by Brad Meltzer is a great companion read for The Boy and the Airplane.