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Skyward Bound: Exploring the Science & Mechanics of Flight







About the Course

Exploring the Mechanics of Flight will teach students about aerodynamics and engines on airplanes, flight rules, airspace, and aircraft flight controls. It is a science course and will have 3 field trips including a rocket shoot, flying radio control airplanes, and a trip to the March AFB Museum guided by Todd Nash.

In the spring semester, Todd will teach Skyward Bound: Exploring Careers in Aviation, teaching students about the many career fields in aviation including air traffic control, aviation maintenance, airport operations, aerospace engineering, and the many pilot careers. Field trips will include at least 3 of the following: an air traffic control facility, an aviation maintenance school, airport operations at a local airport, and a flight in a small airplane with your student at the controls!

Your Instructor

California Athletics

Instructor Todd Nash was a Captain in the Marine Corps and flew F-18 jets, ran
airfields, and has run 30 air shows all over the world, both military and civilian.
His extensive background in the aviation world will benefit your students in their
learning about the science of aviation.
California Athletics provides Fundamentals of Sports PE classes for home schooled students in all areas of Southern California, as well as classes in Woodworking, Aviation Science, and competitive sports team opportunities. Classes are open to student's grades K-12. Founder and teacher Todd Nash teaches all classes.

Charter School Info: California Athletics is a vendor with almost all charter schools; they issue POs to pay for classes, sports, and water sports! Look on the charter school vendor list under Todd Nash or California Athletics.

Private pay:You can pay directly for classes by cash or check.

Contact Info:
California Athletics
Todd Nash, Director
725 Karena Court
Vista, CA 92083

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