air and wheels

The Brightworks kids explored on-wheels and in-the-air travel today.

The Undead Goats and the Ninja Cats took to the streets on their bikes…

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…while the Flying Fish headed out to Pacifica with Gever and Mackenzie to watch the paragliders and the way they fly so they could compare them to birds. They watched a video before they left that reviewed how birds use updrafts and thermals to glide with minimal energy output and let that knowledge guide their understanding of how paragliding works.

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Gever suited up and thrilled the Fish by leaping into the air.

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They explored the area and found a cave and a starfish – the highlights of their day.

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Happy birthday, Audrey!

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