LiPo 101 and Safety MS/HS

Author: Flite Test STEM

Learning Strand: Ft Workbench

Level: All School Levels

Length: 1 hours. 1–2 periods of FT-Skill Sets based on exemplar schedule (Wednesday or Thursday)

Standards Addressed


INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION ISTE STANDARDS FOR STUDENTS

  • Technology Operations and Concepts ISTE-S-6



Objectives

STUDENTS WILL

  • Understand the LiPo battery, how it works and the safety involved by completing the LiPo Battery Worksheet.

Materials Needed

FT-Power Pack See all FT Power Packs



    FT-Tiny Trainer LiPo Batteries See all FT Battery Options


    LiPo Charger/Safety Pouch


    LiPo 101 Worksheet


    Activity

    Step 1

    GETTING TO KNOW THE LIPO BATTERY

    TEACHER NOTE: The following lesson is designed to teach the students about the LiPo battery and its use in the curriculum aircraft.

    • Introduce Batteries and Safety


    • Distribute the classroom set of LiPo batteries (based on which curriculum was purchased (CO-OP Mission or Fly as a Pack)).
    • While the students are watching the video, have them complete the assigned worksheet. (See Teacher Resources to download for printing).


    • Review answers when the video is complete. This completes the lesson.

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