Wings: Nature's Flying Machines

Wings: Nature's Flying Machines – Teacher Resource 

This unit of work is part of Science/Putaiao @ Te Papa. Over two weeks, students will embark on a journey of discovery about how and why animals fly and the reasons why humans fly.

This online resource contains some general information, including how the unit fits within the New Zealand Curriculum. The section ‘Suggested learning experiences’ links you through to eleven lessons, which make up the body of the unit. 


Years 3 - 6
Achievement levels 2 - 4

Length of unit

Two weeks

Curriculum area


Click here to view the the resource.