Tel. 07762 917617
10 Tavern Street
Aer0nauts is a 'Time And Space Learning' group and so is based upon facilitating independent explorational learning contextualised in aeromodelling.
To promote 'designing and making' as a tool to develop innovation, creativity and life skills
To support child development and well-being
To provide an inspiring educational resource that facilitates engagement in STEM subjects
Aeromodelling teaches you:
to make your own decisions
to consider alternative solutions
that failure can be an opportunity
to take calculated risks
critical thinking and problem solving skills
to apply and prove scientific principles in a dynamic and purposeful way
hand eye coordination, fine motor skills, spatial awarenss
state of the art technologies communication skills and processes
innovative skills, design management
following safe procedures and routines
Aer0nauts is part of Time & Space Learning a learning resource set up for home, school and college educated backgrounds and who thrive in an independent learning environment. Aer0nauts team focus on model aviation and meet on Fridays to design, build and fly model aircraft. We comprise youngsters from 10 to 19 years old.
If you'd like to join us - please contact us for a chat and maybe a visit.
Ways in which you might like to support us:
Sponsorship (Home educated students fund their own education)
Donations - we benefit from donations of old airframes parts and components
Facilities: you may have engineering facilites that can enable us to achieve our aims.
Aer0nauts is affiliated to the BMFA as a Young Group which gives us insurance cover, club magazines and access to facilities. We also enjoy the support of the Mid Suffolk Radio Modellers based at Stoke Ash who's airfield we use and to Mr Alston whos crops we land in very occasionally because its softer than the ground.
photos by kind permission of Bruce Corfe