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Discover the Wright Brothers

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Tina Hugall MHA MBA
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Come and join for this class based on the “Who were” books where we will take a look at the story of the Wright Brothers, their childhood and inspirations, and explore how they shaped the world of flying.

Class Experience

US Grade 1 - 4
Follows Teacher-Created Curriculum
4 lessons//4 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Introduction - Chapter 1
Childhood; Growing up in Dayton, Ohio; History of aircraft before the Wright Brothers
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Chapter 2-4
Starting printing and bicycle companies; Finding the inspiration to fly
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Chapter 5-7
Working on their first glider; Kitty Hawk; First Flights
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Chapter 8
Reaction from the public: Going to France; World Reaction; Legacy
This class is taught in English.
  • Students will learn about the many attempts throughout history to fly and what made the Wright Brothers so different. We will learn about the Wright Brothers and their sister Katherine, the impact of air travel, and how planes have changed since their first glider at Kitty Hawk. Our goals for this class are to: Write about what we learn. Use primary sources and different types of media (such as film and art) to learn about historical events. Learn about historical events through the context of geography and how it affected different events. Research, organize, and present their research on various topics, events, and figures. Discuss topics while focusing on using specific details, facts, and reasons to support their opinions. Use technology to research both past and current events and topics.
I have been an educator on Outschool since February of 2018. I have my MBA and MHA, both of which have taught me the value of conducting research and asking questions.  I have a passion for history, organization, reading, and learning. You can usually find me in the middle of 2-3 books or watching a documentary.

I am also an Outschool ACE Educator, which means that I continually seek out ways to improve my teaching skills and knowledge, as well as the learner experience. Some of the seminars/courses that I have attended in the past are: Foundations for Teaching and Learning About Native Americans; The Presence and Absence of Asian America: What Truths Lie Beyond the Headlines; Using the “Diary of Anne Frank” to Amplify Students’ Voices; Painting a Just Picture – Art and Activism. 
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Homework
Frequency: Available upon request
Feedback: Available upon request
Details: Week 1 - Crafting clothes pin airplanes; Vocabulary worksheet Week 2 - Worksheets; Writing assignment Week 3 - Crafting a glider or flyer; coloring sheet Week 4 - Crafting 10 different paper airplanes
Assessment
Frequency: Available upon request
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Grading
Frequency: Available upon request
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A full supply list for the weekly projects will be posted on the classroom page each Monday. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
This class will utilize Youtube videos for sharing of lecture videos, as well as supplemental lessons. All Youtube videos are embedded into the Outschool platform. This class may also utilize Kahoot. Learners will be given a direct link and game pin to play. 
Some of the sources used for this class are, but not limited to: 
Smithsonian
Britannica
National Geographic
PBS
Library of Congress
Joined March, 2018
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Master's Degree from Louisiana State University
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4 pre-recorded lessons
4 weeks of teacher support
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Completed by 6 learners
Ages: 6-11

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