Make and fly a helicopter

Make and fly a helicopter
Publication Date: August, 2008
Type of Resource: Practical activity/investigation

This online resource is a student practical investigation that focuses on changing several variables to investigate how they affect the motion of a model helicopter.

The resource includes an explanation of what’s happening to make the helicopter fly.


Additional Information

The original web link for this resource no longer works. The link provided is to the Internet Archive's WayBackMachine's last record of the resource. Proper functionality of this site cannot be guaranteed.

—ASTA_admin 10 August, 2016.

Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 10 > Science Inquiry Skills > Communicating > Communicate scientific ideas and information for a particular purpose,... > ACSIS208
  • Year 10 > Science Inquiry Skills > Questioning and Predicting > Formulate questions or hypotheses that can be investigated scientifically > ACSIS198
  • Year 10 > Science Understanding > Physical Sciences > The motion of objects can be described and predicted using the laws of physics > ACSSU229
  • Year Senior Secondary > Science Understanding > Physical Sciences