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Do Some Research - Suspension Bridges - Golden Gate BridgeLesson Planet
5th - 6th
In this science research worksheet, students use the library or Internet to determine what the second largest suspension bridge in the world, that is located in San Francisco, California, is called. They write the answer on the blue...
Rainbows, Bridges & Weather, Oh My!Lesson Planet
10th - 12th
Explore how real-world applications can be parabolic in nature and how to find quadratic functions that best fit data. A number of different examples of modeling parabolas are explored including a student scavenger hunt, the exploration...
Is London Bridge Really Going to Fall Down?Lesson Planet
4th - 5th
Students discover what forces work together to hold up a suspension bridge. They see various bridges around the world, and learn the basic principles that enable each bridge to support itself. Groups design their own bridge, testing how...
Harmonic Motion: Pendulum LabLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Several times throughout history, groups of soldiers marching in rhythm across a suspension bridge have caused it to collapse. Scholars experiment with pendulums, resonance, and force to determine why this would happen. First, pupils...
Roebling and Suspension Bridges: A Thread of SteelLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Learners create a model bridge using steel. For this bridges lesson plan, students study John Augustus Roebling and how he created bridges out of steel and the impact it had on society. Then learners build their own bridge model.