Amelia Earhart Takes Off

Cobblestone March 2019. Amelia Earhart and other pioneering women aviators showed the world skill, courage, daring, and determination.
Cobblestone March 2019

See how women fly with this edition of COBBLESTONE Magazine that really takes off. Focused on Amelia Earhart, you’ll discover some amazing facts both about her, about women in her generation, and about the history of flight.


Although this COBBLESTONE features Amelia Earhart, you and your children will follow the very first plane by the Orville brothers, learn the anatomy and vocabulary of airplanes, and get to know some astounding record setters and modern pioneers in flight. To celebrate Women’s History Month, there is a strong focus on how women have contributed, shaped, and influenced this industry. Chock full of real-life history that far surpasses anything that you might read in fiction, as well as engaging infographics, photos and illustrations, and more, you and your kids will gain a new appreciation both for the astounding technology that allows us to fly and the astonishing women who have taken flight to new heights.


Enjoy features including:

  • Young Amelia by Ginger Wadsworth
  • High Fliers by Gordon Grimwade
  • Crossing the Atlantic, Twice by Ellen Donohue Warwick
  • The “Ladybirds” Show Their Stuff by Shari Lyn Zuber
  • A Good Match by Lisa Belcher-Hamilton
  • Final Flight by Ellen Hardsog
  • The Search Continues by Will Bremen
  • Meet Nicole A. Mann: A Pioneer in Flight Today by Kathiann M. Kowalski


Regular features of COBBLESTONE magazine include: Did You Know, Going Global, Freeze Frame, Your Letters, Just For Fun, Dr. D’s Mystery Hero, Spotlight On…, Say What?, and Cartoon Connection.