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Curriculum Goals and Objectives

Goal 1

To use the writing process to express ideas related to aeronautics, aeronautical events and people.

Objectives

The Learner will be able to:

  • use a pre-write (form) of personal choice to initiate the writing process;
  • create a rough draft based on the prompt;
  • edit the rough draft;
  • revise the rough draft according to the feedback received;
  • produce a final draft;
  • create a variety of written documents: obituary, newspaper article, poem, diary entry, short story, timeline, song, letter.

Goal 2

To use the specialized vocabulary of aeronautics in written and oral expression.

Objectives

The Learner will be able to:

  • complete a lab sheet using the appropriate aeronautical terms;
  • explain aeronautical concepts using appropriate aeronautical terms with the help of charts, graphs, diagrams and models.

Goal 3

To perform research on aeronautical events, people and principles.

Objectives

The Learner will be able to:

  • use various types of multimedia resources to search for information;
  • use various types of print material to search for information;
  • use internet resources to search for information;
  • create and use note taking guides.

Goal 4

To read about and comprehend the events in a story.

Objectives

The Learner will be able to:

  • put the main events of a story in sequence;
  • complete a plotline of the story including setting, characters, problem, rising action elements, climax and resolution;
  • describe the main characters and their important traits.
 
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