Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

Medieval Energy

Students participate in an experiment to determine how a trebuchet can be used to explain kinetic energy, potential energy and the Law of Conservation of Energy. Students use a computerized simulation game to practice building and firing their own medieval trebuchet. Students identify potential and kinetic energy based on their trebuchet simulation model.

21 Views 66 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
5th - 7th
Subjects
Science
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
Year
2006

Be the first to comment


Join Lesson Planet Community, our free teacher discussion forum, to share ideas about this resource, and more.

Join the Conversation

What Members Say


Kelly W.
Lesson Planet has been a tremendous assist to me as a student teacher. It has helped me find many unique activities that have kept the students interested and willing to participate. I am very grateful for this website and will continue to subscribe throughout my teaching career.
Kelly W., Student teacher
Independence, IA