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I Feel The Need For Speed

Students are introduced to the concepts of speed, velocity, acceleration and inertia. In groups, they use the internet to research rollercoasters found in the United States and calculate their acceleration rates. They use the calculations to design and build their own rollercoasters and shares them with the class.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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