The Power of Metaphor

 The Power of Metaphor


Classroom presentation/discussion on the nature and structure of metaphor and the role it plays in our conceptual life.  Classroom practice with mapping everyday metaphors followed by an introduction to Day One metaphors.


Let’s Learn to Fly


Introduction to basic aerodynamics with an emphasis on Day One metaphors: thrust and drag, the three axes of control, throttle/slow flight, and checklist.


Wheelbarrow Activity


Experiential activity focused on practice for the Day One flight: throttle, the three axes of control, and slow flight.