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Family Resources

An Introduction to 100 Years of Flight with Dulcie Gull
Click here for a subtitled version 

When you have watched the video, have a go at our Dulcie Gull quiz.

At home? Here are some family-friendly flight-related activities to try...

Make

Make a hot air balloon or a helicopter at home!

Name

How well do you know the different parts of a Spitfire? Have a go with naming them here.

Draw

Do you like dot to dots? We've got lots to choose from - Avro 504, Lightning, Mosquito, Spitfire or Typhoon.

Enjoy colouring? Choose from one of our outlines - Harrier, Mosquito, Mustang, Spitfire or Typhoon.

You could also draw your own plane - you can find lots of inspiration here.

Imagine

Do you love writing or telling stories? Take a look at our story starters to get your creativity flowing!

Puzzle

Can you solve our aircraft word search?

Projects

Looking for something different? Perhaps Percy the Parachuting Penguin can give you some ideas or maybe you'd like to make a poster.

School trip cancelled? Get ahead with your learning...

While we can't welcome you to the Museum at the moment, you could recreate some of your learning at home using our pre and post visit resources. Think how prepared you will be when the Museum re-opens!

At the Museum? Explore using our Digital Trails...

Choose from our Sound trail, Biomimicry trail or our Hangar 1 quiz - fun for all the family!

Earned your pilot wings completing the activities above? Why not aim for promotion by having a go at the exciting family resources from our other Museum site at Cosford?



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