Flight Experiments for Students

With our flight experiments, your kids will learn the fundamentals of lift, weight, thrust and drag. Most importantly our flying experiments will show your kids that learning about science is fun! Whether you're looking for model rockets like the Mighty Seltzer Rocket or helicopters like the HandCopters or Balloon Helicopter, we are dedicated to making sure you have the perfect air and flying experiments for your classroom. Shop through our selection of flight experiments that will take you up, up and away!
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  • Investigate a Twirling Toy--Flinn STEM Design Challenge™

    Investigate a Twirling Toy--Flinn STEM Design Challenge™

    Observe factors such as spin, flight trajectory, stability, and descent time.
    $19.95
  • Paper Airplanes--Flinn STEM Design Challenge™

    Paper Airplanes--Flinn STEM Design Challenge™

    Grasp the fundamentals of paper airplane design
    $28.95
  • Thames & Kosmos Ultralight Airplanes

    Thames & Kosmos Ultralight Airplanes

    Build flying gliders using ultra-lightweight plastic and bamboo components!
    $21.95
  • PowerUp 4.0

    PowerUp 4.0

    Take control of the most advanced and user-friendly propeller on the market!
    $59.95
    *Backordered: 9/11/2024
  • PowerUp 2.0

    PowerUp 2.0

    A paper plane electric engine designed for over 30 seconds of flying time!
    $19.95
  • Articulating Stomp Rocket System

    Articulating Stomp Rocket System

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    Have a blast building and launching your own rockets.
    $25.95
  • 3-2-1 Blast Off! Kit

    3-2-1 Blast Off! Kit

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    Everything you need to teach forces and energy.
    $83.95
  • HandCopters

    HandCopters

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    These colorful copters can be used for dozens of investigations.
    $6.95
  • Reaction Rocket

    Reaction Rocket

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    The rocket shoots up dramatically higher than its original drop height.
    $2.95–$39.95
  • Balloon Helicopter

    Balloon Helicopter

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    Flies over 20 feet into the air!
    $1.95
  • Bernoulli's Principle Class Kit

    Bernoulli's Principle Class Kit

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    Teach Bernoulli's Principle easily with this kit!
    $7.95–$25.95
  • Flying Butterfly

    Flying Butterfly

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    Hide this inside a book or greeting card and watch it fly when released!
    $3.95
  • Mighty Seltzer Rocket

    Mighty Seltzer Rocket

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    This little rocket will travel 20 to 30 feet into the air!
    $6.95–$25.95
  • Solar Tube

    Solar Tube

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    Watch as this 60' solar tube gently lifts into the air.
    $15.95
  • Rocket Balloons

    Rocket Balloons

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    An awesome way to demonstrate Newton's Laws to students.
    $2.95–$19.95
  • Super Twine Kite String

    Super Twine Kite String

    The perfect tether for home-made kites or our Solar Tubes.
    $18.95–$53.95
  • SnapCopters

    SnapCopters

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    Illustrate the principles of flight with a snap of your fingers.
    $3.95