We found 254 reviewed resources for locomotion
Arthropod Locomotion: EngineeringLesson Planet
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Arthropods walk with jointed legs and a tripod balance and stay low to the ground. Professor Robert Full spends his career researching arthropod locomotion and movement and shares his discoveries with viewers in a science video. Scholars...
Observing Earthworm LocomotionLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
One acre of land can contain more than a million earthworms. Scholars collect earthworms to observe their movements. Once placed on paper, the sound of movement often fascinates pupils. When placed on glass, the earthworm is unable to...
I Hear the Locomotives: The Impact of the Transcontinental RailroadLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students examine the effects the Transcontinental Railroad had on the regions through which it passed. They analyze and discuss maps, view and describe online images, and use photos and documents to develop a cause-and-effect ladder.
A Guide to the Works of Jacqueline WoodsonLesson Planet
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
The works of Jacqueline Woodson introduce readers to diverse characters and themes. A guide covers many of the author's best-known books such as Brown Girl Dreaming and Locomotion. Dive & Discuss and Explore & Extend activities...
The Physics of Human Sperm vs. the Physics of the Sperm WhaleLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is an unusual comparison: the swimming conditions of a sperm cell and a sperm whale. Introduce your physics class to the Reynolds number by sharing this video comparison during your fluid mechanics unit. Afterward, teach them to...