Aeroplane model making
What do you need to make a plane? Engineers start from a list of requirements so start by using our worksheet to think about the most important parts of a plane. When you know what parts you need make your own plane design and use a range of different materials to craft a model aeroplane
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'Amy Johnson' Song
Listen and learn our song to find out more about Amy Johnson, pilot and engineer, and her amazing journey - she became the first woman to fly solo from the UK to Australia in the 1930s. This song aimed at ages 6-7 is called the Amy Johnson song.
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'Let's Build a Plane for Amy' Song
Find out all about Amy Johnson, pilot and engineer, famous as Wonderful Amy back in the 1930s when she became the first woman to fly solo from the UK to Australia, which took over 19 days back then. This song aimed at ages 3-5 is called Let's Build a Plane for Amy
Meet Wonderful Amy and find out why she was so famous in the 1930s. This comic tells the story of Amy Johnson and how she learnt to fly, to fix planes and how she used her skills to be the first women to fly solo from the UK to Australia