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Figure Skating Physics—Science of the Winter Olympic GamesLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about the center of mass and projectiles by examining the movement of Olympic figure skaters! Physics and skating fans will be delighted as they watch super athletes perform unbelievable feats. Arrows and text appear to highlight...
Scavenger Hunt Through Figure Skating HistoryLesson Planet
6th - 7th
Students research the pioneers of figure skating and write a feature story for a Web publication. They write articles investigating "The Story Behind a Gold Medal" and graph the medals won by different countries between 1976-1996.
Science of Skates—Science of the Winter OlympicsLesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Speed skaters, hockey players, and ice skaters each have skates created specifically for their sports—an interesting fact for your Olympic Games fans! An engaging lesson explores the engineering design of different types of ice skates.
You Be The Judge: Olympics, Winter Sports, Figure Skating, Math, Statistics, TechnologyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students design a score sheet for use when watching a figure skating performance. They use spreadsheet software and research information obtained on the Internet to create their score sheets.