Stem Workshop Details

Who: Charlotte County 7th, 8th and 9th grade students.

What: An incredible STEM learning experience in the Museum’s inter-active activity areas including: Geographic Information System (GIS) equation Flight simulator: Hands on experience flying Virtual Reality: Physics of Flight

Where: Military Heritage Museum

When: Saturday October 26, 2019
1st Class—9:00 am
2nd Class—1:30

The Florida International Air Show STEM Workshop is open to Charlotte County 7th, 8th and 9th grade students.

Each 2.5 hour class is limited to 24 students. Pre-registration is Required.

Each student must be accompanied by an adult* Upon completion of the program, students will receive a certificate and a free ticket to the Florida International Air Show.

*One adult may accompany up to 5 students and may include parents/guardians, grandparents, teachers.

Presented By:


Earn Your Wings Reading Challenge

Earning a Free Air Show Ticket is Easy! 

ATTENTION all K-5 students in Charlotte County: Read an aviation-related book to “earn your wings” and receive a free ticket to the Florida International Air Show!  

PUBLIC SCHOOL PARENTS – If you have an elementary school student in Charlotte County Public Schools, check your child’s backpack. Ensure the completed form is returned to their teacher.

  • Earn Your Wings Contest Dates: September 9-October 15, 2019

  • Tickets will be distributed on October 28, 2019

  • Florida International Airshow Dates: November 1-3, 2019

This is a wonderful community/school partnership that started in 2016!  Let’s thank the Florida International Air Show for promoting literacy through aviation and STEM learning opportunities.  


Phebe Westby
Curriculum and Instructional Specialist
English Language Arts K-12
Division of Learning
Charlotte County Public Schools
941-255-0808 ext. 3163

PRIVATE SCHOOLS – Principals should collect forms from their teachers and submit to 

HOME SCHOOLS – Email the form (signed by a parent) to