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Balloon Rockets

Students, after reviewing and analyzing Newton's third law of motion, make balloon rockets and experiment with a variety of models. After the experiment, they chart the results and form conclusions. In addition, they compare/contrast their findings to the operation of real rockets/space shuttles.

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Resource Details

5th - 8th
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning