The Wright Brothers Take Flight. ED 417 Lesson Plan For Dr. Helms. Jill Botkins Julie Eickmeyer Stephanie McIntire Stephanie Waldbillig. This Wright Brothers Lesson Is…. geared towards a class of typical suburban third graders. the first lesson of a six day unit.
The students will…
Wilbur Wright was born in Millville, Indiana.
Orville Wright was born in Dayton, Ohio
The boys published The West Side News, a local newspaper the Wright brothers created.
The Wright brothers opened the Wright Cycle Exchange located at 1015 West Third Street in Dayton, Ohio.
At this shop Orville & Wilbur repaired and sold bicycles.
The Wright brothers constructed and flew a biplane. The idea of a biplane came about from the flight of birds.
Orville and Wilbur Wright flew nearly 1,000 flights on their various gliders.
The Wright brothers made the world’s first airplane flight in Kitty Hawk, South Carolina.
Wright Flyers 2 & 3 were built and flown in various locations. The Wright flyer 2 is currently located in Dayton, Ohio.
Orville and Wilbur decided to take a break from flying.
Wilbur passed away due to Typhoid Fever.
He lived to be 45 years old.
Orville Wright passed away from natural causes.
He lived to be 76 years old.