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Students explore the concept of friction through performing various experiments. In this physics instructional activity, students work co-operatively to define and list examples of friction. The groups perform a series of experiments with items of different textures, and draw conclusions about the cause/effect relationship between friction and solids, liquids, or gasses.

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4th - 6th
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
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