Pendulums Swing Into Motion

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Students examine the relationship between energy, work, and force through the use of pendulums. In small groups they conduct an experiment to analyze how the weight of a washer and the length of the string affects the number of swings, input the data from the experiment into a spreadsheet program, and present their results to the class.

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3rd - 5th
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Lesson Plans
4 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Database & Spreadsheet
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