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AMA Junior Camp V3 Project 1

Cover of the instruction sheet for AMA Jr. Camp V3 Project 1 showing the finished paper airplane

Dive into the world of aeronautics with AMA Jr. Camp V3’s thrilling kickoff project! Under the guidance of guest expert Kyle Boyer from Foldable Flight, campers will soar into the art of paper plane construction. This hands-on experience isn’t just about folding paper; it’s a journey through the principles of flight, where every crease brings you closer to mastering the skies. Get ready to launch your creativity and watch your paper planes take flight! 

Sky-High Creativity: Pre-K's 'Be The Plane' Project

a group of kids staring down a runway

 Embark on a whimsical Pre-K adventure where young minds take flight! In this project, little aviators will soar through the skies of creativity and imagination, transforming into majestic airplanes. They’ll discover the joy of pretend play, learning to express themselves in new and exciting ways. It’s not just a game; it’s a journey into the boundless world of early childhood learning, where every child is the pilot of their own imaginative plane! 🌟✈️

Pre-K Projects with the Buzz of Aircraft Sounds: Takeoff to Takeaway

a woman standing next to a plane

In this engaging activity, students will embark on an aural adventure, exploring the diverse sounds of aircraft. They will listen to a variety of sound clips and match them with the correct images, enhancing their auditory discrimination skills. Additionally, they’ll get creative by producing their own airplane sounds, fostering a sense of teamwork and imagination. Through this experience, students will appreciate the significance of attentive listening as a key to unlocking the symphony of sounds that surround us in our daily lives.

Innovate and Glide: AMA Jr. Camp V2 Hovercraft Project 5

project number five

“Discover the thrill of engineering with our Project #5 from the AMA Jr. Camp V2 series! Dive into the exciting world of hovercraft construction and master the skills needed to bring this innovative vehicle to life. Join us and elevate your technical prowess to new heights!”

Project 4: The Rotorcraft Revolution - Unleashing the Power of Flight at AMA Jr. Camp V2

Screen shot from the video presentation of Jr. Camp

Dive into the Fascinating World of Rotorcraft with AMA Jr. Camp V2’s Project 4!

Embark on an adventure into the captivating realm of rotorcraft with AMA Jr. Camp V2’s Project 4. Uncover the secrets behind these incredible flying machines and experience the thrill of engineering your very own rubber-powered rotorcraft. It’s not just a project; it’s a journey through science, creativity, and discovery. Get ready to be amazed! 🚁🔍

AMA Jr. Camp V2 Project 3

A plane in the shape of bennoulli airfoil

Embark on a thrilling journey into the heart of aviation science and uncover the ingenious design of the airfoil. This remarkable shape is the key to defying gravity and achieving the wonder of flight. Dive deep into the principles that allow wings to lift off and explore the fascinating world of aerodynamics!