Projectile Motion Teacher Resources
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Projectile Motion Warm-up 2 - A Bit of ReviewLesson Planet
Pre-K - 11th
Seven questions about projectile motion are posted for your physics class to review. The questions take up the first three slides, and answers are provided on the final two. You could use this as a review by discussing and working...
STEMbite: Projectile Motion of Abby's ArrowLesson Planet
1 min 7th - 12th
Projectile motion is seen in action as Andrew's niece, Abby, practices archery. This is a nice demonstration since most video clips that you can find online are actually just animations. That being said, there is nothing more to this...
Science of NFL Football: Projectile Motion and ParabolasLesson Planet
4 mins 5th - 12th
Punt, pass, or kick your way to learning physics! An engaging lesson breaks down the mechanics of punting a football through an analysis of vectors. The ninth lesson of a video series explains the horizontal and vertical velocity...
Interactive Physics & Projectile MotionLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Students explore projectile motion using an interactive program and the projectile launcher. In this physics instructional activity, students calculate a give projectile motion problem. They compare their answer to Interactive Physics'...
Vector and Parametric Models of Projectile MotionLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers explore the vector model of projectile motion and then derive the parametric model from the vector model. Many formulas will be explored and used to solve a real-world situation. The class will be guided through solving a...
NUMB3RS Activity: Where is the Bullet?Lesson Planet
10th - 12th
Students calculate distance travelled. In this projectile motion lesson, students use a TI-84 graphing calculator to find trajectory of objects. A specific example of the TV show Numb3rs is referenced where a similar problem was solved.
Volcanoes are a Blast-Working with Simple EquationsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
For this projectile motion worksheet, students solve 3 problems and an inquiry problem using three equations that describe projectile motion. One equation is for the maximum velocity to reach a height, H, the other is the maximum...