Kites in the Classroom
Where Fun and Education Meet
Kites have a history that spans thousands of years of learning, adventure, and experimentation in aviation.
Today, kites can be used in the classroom to teach a wide variety of subjects. Kites can be used as an exciting vehicle to carry physics, mathematics, materials science, arts, crafts, and weather skyward! This web site is for teachers and kite flyers who visit classrooms and wish to use kites as a vehicle for instruction.
Miniature Kites in your Classroom
Miniature kites can be built and flown right inside your class. You'll see demonstrations of small kites, tiny kites, colorful kites, simple kites, kites from Japan, kites from China, kite plans, kite kits, building tips, galleries, and contests. In a classroom, students can build them quickly and successfully.