Angular Momentum Teacher Resources
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What on Earth is Spin?Lesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If your head is spinning when you consider teaching the action of spinning, this video is sure to settle things. First, the motion is defined and described. The conservation of angular momentum, the Coriolis effect, and the air pressure...
Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Physics of Slope-Style SkiingLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many mechanical phenomena are explained by a physics professor using Nick Goepper, a Winter Olympics 2014 slope-style skier, as the model. Beginning with kinetic and potential energy, the professor goes on to explain angular momentum and...
Qualitative Aspects of Rotational DynamicsLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Explanations for six different physics lab activities and five suggested assessments are contained in this resource by the National Science Teachers Association. Any combination can be used to open learners' eyes to rotational motion....
STEMbite: Conservation of Angular MomentumLesson Planet
2 mins 8th - 12th
Showcase a few classic demonstrations of angular momentum with this two-minute film. Using a gyroscope, a bicycle, and a tire removed from a bicycle, the narrator explains how angular momentum keeps an object up in a way that defies the...
Bizarre Spinning ToysLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Objects don't always behave the way we think they will. A video lesson gives some clarity to the movement of spinning objects. The instructor applies the concepts of torque and angular momentum in an episode of a physics playlist.