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Motion - Speed, Velocity, and AccelerationLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Identical in appearance except for the information content, these 18 slides introduce young physicists to the concepts related to motion. Learning assessment questions are interspersed among sections of information on frame of reference,...
How a Sailboat Works: Hull Speed and BuoyancyLesson Planet
7th - 12th
How can you determine the maximum speed of a sailboat? A sailing presentation included with a straightforward lesson plan prompts learners to calculate the maximum speed of a sailboat with a displacement hull. The presentation continues...
Speed and Following DistanceLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How much distance should you keep between your car and the one in front of you? Did you think of an answer in terms of time when the question clearly stated distance? The lesson covers the relationship between distance, time, and speed....
Problem Set F Resolving 3-Plane Traffic Conflicts by Changing Speed Teacher Guide with Answer SheetsLesson Planet
5th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Get three planes to line up safely. Individuals work through a set of problems to eliminate spacing conflicts between three airplanes in flight. The pupils use their knowledge to change the airplanes' speed or route to meet a...
Can You Go the Speed of Light?Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is it physically possible to travel at the speed of light? A video in the Veritasium playlist discusses Einstein's Theory of Relativity. The narrator then challenges learners to consider the classic thought experiment: If you travel at...
The Speed of Light is NOT About LightLesson Planet
13 mins 10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Just when you thought you had this figured out! Engage young physicists in an interesting look at the nature of a universal constant with a video, part of a PBS playlist on space time and measurement. Viewers examine the history of...
Speed, Distance, TimeLesson Planet
14 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Speed up your learning of distance, rate, and time problems. Future mathematicians view a video to review how to determine distance, rate, or time, given the other two quantities. They watch as the narrator works through several examples.
Speed Trials: Final TestLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
How quickly can your third graders solve these 63 math problems? Ranging from addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, you can use this resource to assess your students' mental math. Cut the activity into thirds to make the...
Speed vs. Velocity: Calculating your Speed & Velocity on the TrackLesson Planet
8th - 10th
In this speed and velocity worksheet, students walk or run 350 meters on a track and measure their speed and time. They sketch distance vs. time graphs for each of the members in their group and they use their data to determine...
Speed-Time Graphs and AccelerationLesson Planet
7th - 10th
In this speed, time and acceleration worksheet, students fill in the blanks with six given terms about speed, acceleration and time. They solve six problems using a graph showing speed vs. time and they determine the acceleration of a at...