Design a Running Shoe for a Triathlete
High schoolers examine the design and construction of athletic footwear. They analyze the magnitude and directions of forces on the foot and leg in different sports, interview people, and design a running shoe for a triathlete.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 10 Downloads
Designing, Analyzing, and Repeating Scientific Investigations
Ninth graders design experiments to test properties of product brands. In this scientific method activity, 9th graders identify the best brand of a product by testing a selected property. Lab groups compare and evaluate results. Possible...
The Math Behind Michael Jordan's Legendary Hang Time
As spectacular of an athlete as he was, even Michael Jordan can't beat gravity. Engage young scholars in exploring the science and math behind this hall-of-famer's amazing leaping ability, and see how things would be different on other...
4 mins 7th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Designing Experiments - Procedures for Teachers
Students evaluate a hypothetical experimental design and attempt to improve upon it. In this scientific method lesson, students are presented with an experiment and are instructed to determine its flaws. They conduct their own experiment...
6th - 9th Science