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Navigating at the Speed of Satellites

Middle-school scientists explore trilateration and the speed of light in order to understand how GPS works. This fabulous lesson plan is very current and of great interest to youngsters. Use this as a part of your satellite studies in an earth science class or as an part of your curriculum for an engineering class.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 9th
Subjects
Science
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Scientific Equipment
Included Materials
  • Activity

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