As unlikely as it may seem, hobbies can serve as a powerful aid in the teaching of science. They not only provide concrete examples but capitalize on the student's interest. Model rocketry activities are an excellent example of such "high involvement" learning hobbies.
Iowa Science Teachers Journal
© Copyright 1974 by the Iowa Academy of Science
Pizzini, Edward L.
"Model Rocketry - An Excellent Teaching Aid,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 11
, Article 13.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/istj/vol11/iss3/13