A Mysterious Roll-Back Can
Young scholars explore Newton and his Second Law by observing a demonstration involving a can that rolls away, then rolls back to where it started. They construct their own Come Back Can and describe how the cans work.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 12 Downloads
Investigation: Gas Laws in Action - Propane
Using helium as an example of propane, physical science middle schoolers experiment with and graph the relationship between temperature and volume in gases. In a whole-class demonstration, they show how molecules behave under different...
6th - 9th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Get Connected with Ohm's Law
Ideal for your electricity unit, especially with middle schoolers, this lesson gets engineers using multimeters in electrical circuits to explore the relationships among voltage, current, and resistance. Older learners may even plot data...
5th - 12th Science CCSS: Designed
Hess's Law and Reaction Enthalpy Change
Sal introduces students to Hess's Law. The law states that the energy change of a process is independent of how we get from one state to another. He sets up a series of reactions, and solves them to illustrate the principles behind...
16 mins 7th - 10th Science