iNNOVATE22 Leadership Team

Magnets, wind, light and machines! Prepare to be inspired by the master himself.

da Vinci's Corner

General discription:

 

Detaills:

Areas of Focus:

  1. DaVinci’s Secret Machines
  • Paper Airplanes (Lani)
    • YouTube: World Record
    • Build Own & Record Flight (Use of iPads)
    • Books on Airplane Models
    • Flight Simulator
    • Reno Air Races
    • Measurement (Standard vs. metric)
  • Simple Machines (Ginger)
    • Gears
    • iPhone/iPad apps
    • Trajectory
    • Library books
  • Trebuchet (Cathy)
    • Great Pumpkin Toss
    • Myth Busters
    • iPhone/iPad apps
  • Light & Magnets (Terry & Peggy)
    • Museum Box

Ideas Mentioned to Incorporate with Room:

  1. QR Codes
    • DaVinci as an artist and scientist
      • Things he has inspired to this day
  1. Hot Air Balloons
  2. Experiments with vinegar/baking soda
  3. Resources = Apps, Videos, Books/ebooks, etc.
  4. Film the release of the hot air balloons at the museum

 

Suggestions from Terry Randolph

Da Vinci Related Websites

About.com Inventions of Leonardo Da Vinci

http://inventors.about.com/od/dstartinventors/ig/Inventions-of-Leonardo-DaVinci/

 

howstuffworks Top 10 Leonardo da Vinci Inventions

http://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/famous-inventors/10-leonardo-da-vinci-inventions.htm

 

Leonardo’s Workshop- Library of Congress Teacher’s Guide PDF

http://www.loc.gov/loc/kidslc/LGpdfs/leo-teacher.pdf

 

Art Videos for Kids: Da Vinci "Getting to Know... Da Vinci"

 

Museum of Science- Inventor’s Workshop, Inventor’s Toolbox, Leonardo’s Mysterious Machine

(Good website- My 6th grade nephew approved)

www.mos.org/leonardo

 

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Inventions

www.leonardodavincisinventions.com

 

Brain Pop

www.brainpop.com

 

Leonardo Da Vinci for kids

http://www.diaryof1.com/2008/02/17/leonardo-da-vinci-for-kids-2/

 

 

Tumble Books

www.tumblebooks.com

                Art’s Supplies

                Clevor Trevor

                Duck! Rabbit!

                Ish

                The Dot

                When Pigasso Met Mootisse

 

I Pad Apps

Da Vinci’s Secret Machines (Great!  My 6th grade nephew loved it as much as I do)

Da Vinci Museum – (frustrating with lots of popups that are easily opened)

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