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#OTD in 1903, the Wright brothers achieved flight!  Orville completed the first official flight after reaching an airspeed of 34 mph and landing 120 feet from the rail. The brothers took turns flying three more times that day until their aircraft eventually broke.  #flying #flight #wrightbrothers #wrightbrothersday #plane  #airforce #air #airplane #aircraft #vision #drive #thinkers #aviation #aviators

#OTD in 1903, the Wright brothers achieved flight! Orville completed the first official flight after reaching an airspeed of 34 mph and landing 120 feet from the rail. The brothers took turns flying three more times that day until their aircraft eventually broke. #flying #flight #wrightbrothers #wrightbrothersday #plane #airforce #air #airplane #aircraft #vision #drive #thinkers #aviation #aviators

Blooms Taxonomy Classroom Posters (Soaring to New Heights as Thinkers) from Bryants Brain Train on TeachersNotebook.com (26 pages)  - Adorable airplane-themed posters and handouts for use with Blooms Taxonomy from Shannon Bryants Brain Train!

Blooms Taxonomy Classroom Posters (Soaring to New Heights as Thinkers) from Bryants Brain Train on TeachersNotebook.com (26 pages) - Adorable airplane-themed posters and handouts for use with Blooms Taxonomy from Shannon Bryants Brain Train!

The Tim Ferriss Show #173: Lessons from Geniuses, Billionaires, and Tinkerers.  “The interesting jobs are the ones that you make up.” – Chris Young  Chris Young is an obsessive tinkerer, inventor, and innovator.  His areas of expertise range from extreme aviation (world-record goals) to mathematics and apocalyptic-scale BBQs. Above all, he is one of the clearest thinkers I know.

The Tim Ferriss Show #173: Lessons from Geniuses, Billionaires, and Tinkerers. “The interesting jobs are the ones that you make up.” – Chris Young Chris Young is an obsessive tinkerer, inventor, and innovator. His areas of expertise range from extreme aviation (world-record goals) to mathematics and apocalyptic-scale BBQs. Above all, he is one of the clearest thinkers I know.

November is National Aviation History Month. It celebrates the achievements and contributions of men and women who were aviation pioneers. In our Science STEM lesson plan, elementary school students experience what forces allow an object to be airborne and also enjoy additional aviation STEM activities. They will study and write a poem in the style of a World War II pilot John Gillespie Magee.

November is National Aviation History Month. It celebrates the achievements and contributions of men and women who were aviation pioneers. In our Science STEM lesson plan, elementary school students experience what forces allow an object to be airborne and also enjoy additional aviation STEM activities. They will study and write a poem in the style of a World War II pilot John Gillespie Magee.

Have your kids pretend to be Leonardo DaVinci painting the Sistine Chapel by creating their own masterpieces under a table.

Have your kids pretend to be Leonardo DaVinci painting the Sistine Chapel by creating their own masterpieces under a table.

The Wright Brothers Flying Machine interactive exercise. We could use this to understand the plane. AS

The Wright Brothers Flying Machine interactive exercise. We could use this to understand the plane. AS

primaryBold Thinkers: Creating The World's First Helicopter Ejection Seat

primaryBold Thinkers: Creating The World's First Helicopter Ejection Seat

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900-1944) - Photo prise en Argentine - en 1930 - En tenue de pilote -

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900-1944) - Photo prise en Argentine - en 1930 - En tenue de pilote -

‘I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years. Two years later we ourselves made flights. This demonstration of my impotence as a prophet gave me such a shock that ever since I have distrusted myself and avoided all predictions.’ — Wilbur Wright, 1908   Wilbur Wright (left) and his brother Orville.

‘I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years. Two years later we ourselves made flights. This demonstration of my impotence as a prophet gave me such a shock that ever since I have distrusted myself and avoided all predictions.’ — Wilbur Wright, 1908 Wilbur Wright (left) and his brother Orville.

Orville Wright would like to show you his new flying machine. Library of Congress, Wright Brothers Negatives.  Submission by L. Wags

Orville Wright would like to show you his new flying machine. Library of Congress, Wright Brothers Negatives. Submission by L. Wags

Mondaine Giant A660.30328.15SBB Watch - Limited Edition from Watchismo.com

Mondaine Railway Watch- Giant

Mondaine Giant A660.30328.15SBB Watch - Limited Edition from Watchismo.com

Kingfisher Elite business jet by Shekhawat Himmat edited by classy-captain

Kingfisher Elite business jet by Shekhawat Himmat edited by classy-captain

Leonardo Da Vinci Flying Machine | 3D model: Leonardo da Vinci flying machine. $49.95 [buy, download]

Leonardo Da Vinci Flying Machine | 3D model: Leonardo da Vinci flying machine. $49.95 [buy, download]