National D-Day Memorial Private Videoconference Program – STEM during the D-Day Invasion | Grades: 3-12

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Program Description:

Science and math are seen throughout the entire D-Day invasion. In this interactive activity-based class, students will learn about the role of and science behind gliders, weather, and Higgins Boats on D-Day. Additional materials are required for this lesson: miniature parachute men (one for each student mailed to school by Memorial), print out of target template for each student (PDF sent in confirmation packet), one large clear container, shaving cream, one bottle of food coloring, rulers for each student, random paper and plastic materials for the entire class, duct tape, and a sink or tub filled with water.

  • Duration: 45-60 minutes
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Price: $120