flying your own kite is fun and rewarding. In less than an hour your group
can build kites that fly better than many kites you would buy in a store and
you gain the satisfaction of doing it yourself.
educational kite show at your location. There are many presentations to
choose from including physics, art, and math.
This site is
dedicated to miniature kites of all kinds. You'll see small kites, tiny
kites, colorful kites, simple kites, kites from Japan, kites from China,
kite plans, kite kits, building tips, galleries, contests and more.
Kites in the Classroom
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.
performances that merge kites, music and precise flying techniques make this
a fascinating show of accuracy and tricks that takes performance art to new
Here is a
display of artistic kites built in a variety of sizes and materials by New
England Kite Artist Glenn Davison
handbooks about building and flying kites are available for you to buy on amazon.com