NGSS Aligned Resources for HS-PS2-2.
Use mathematical representations to support the claim that the total momentum of a system of objects is conserved when there is no net force on the system.
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The Physics of Human Sperm vs. the Physics of the Sperm Whale
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...
Understanding Car Crashes: It's Basic Physics!
22 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Make an impact on young physicists with this fun collection of resources. After first watching a video and taking notes on the physics of car crashes, students go on to complete a series of activities that explore the concepts of energy,...
Physics Skill and Practice Worksheets
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Stop wasting energy searching for physics resources, this comprehensive collection of worksheets has you covered. Starting with introductions to the scientific method, dimensional analysis, and graphing data, these skills practice...
NASA Engineering Design Challenges - Spacecraft Structures
6th - 9th
What kind of design challenges are there in building structures to support rocket engines? The unit takes design teams through the process of building the lightest possible thrust support structure that can withstand the necessary forces...
AP Physics 1 and 2 Inquiry-Based Lab Investigations
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wondered what type of AP Physics investigations The College Board wants? This is the guide for you! Sixteen labs covering both Physics I and II will get you started and inspire you to meet the requirement of 25 percent of...