Materials List: Paper Airplanes:
Building, Testing, & Improving. Heads Up!

Each student needs:

For the class to share:

  • tape measure and/or meter sticks, and/or use cones to mark every five feet
  • stopwatch, or a watch with a second hand
  • tape
  • glue
  • paperclips
  • completed examples of each of the 4 paper airplane designs
  • overhead projector to show the Plane Overhead Transparency and Distance/Time Table.
  • (optional) calculators