Did you know that hot air balloons were used during the Civil War? It is rather interesting on how they were used for both sides. Today, we will be diving in and learning more about this invention and its purpose in the war effort. 1. Click to learn more about this topic 2. Use the button to access additional information 3. Use the to record your response 4. Click on the green when finished!
This is a STEAM activity that can be done at home for an eLearning day or in class. The students will read about how hot air balloons were used during the Civil War and then create their own balloon. The goal is for it to fly and be able to hold weight as it flies.