Sixth graders read about and study motion. They conduct a lab in which they calculate speed using track records at their school. They graph the results and then invite a guest speaker (an officer from the local police department) who can demonstrate a laser speed gun.

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Life Science
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Lesson Plans
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Inquiry-Based Learning
14 days

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