Goal:  To explore the operation and potential of drones

Steps/Schedule

Days 1 and 2 

  • Student/team Activity:  SOLE  See assignment in Google Classroom
  • Homework:  Teamwork skills  – See assignment in Google Classroom

Day 3

Day 4 and 5

Day 6 and 7

  • Drone flying practice and flight checks
    • All students must pass 3 flight checks – auto up/auto down; point A to point B; simple flight course
    • See reference page / Also in Google Classroom
    • See grading guidelines for this part of the unit

Day 8

  • Drone races:  In a single elimination competition, each student in the class will have the opportunity to race against other students in a head to head race, starting at a point A, maneuvering around and through obstacles to end at a point B.
  • Race is in the cafeteria

Day 9 – Day 12

  • Drone Simulation:  Presentations and simulation will be done in the cafeteria – on the stage
  • See Simulation page for more details / Also will be on Google Classroom