Glider Project

Explore topics at play in the Glider Plane project before building one for yourself!
Aerospace and
5 Educational Help Videos
Estimated Length
2 Hours of Programming


    Rules / Specifications

    • Balance plane over the center of the wings!
    • Practice "snapping" wood on spare piece before the real wings!
    • Throw the plane nice and simply
    • Optional: Decorate it!

    Intro Video

    Tune in to hear the introduction to the glider plane project, along with some applicable history and how its relevance to the real world.

    3 min

    Academic Video

    Tune in to hear some of the science and engineering behind the Glider project!

    8 min

    "How To" Video

    Tune in to see some tips and examples for how to go about building your glider plane.

    4 min

    Testing & Evaluation

    Tune in to see just how to go about testing your plane once it is all built!

    3 min

    Bonus Video

    Tune in to hear our friend Tyler talk about his bridge building experience in real life!

    1 min