Steamship Portland: Where's the Energy?

Students examine how steamships operate. They describe the necessary energy conversions. They construct a model paddlewheel ship. They use rubber bands as examples of potential and kinetic energy as they unwind and set the models in motion.

5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 30 Downloads
Resource Details

Visual & Performing Arts
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
1 more...
2 hrs

What Members Say

Sharon N.
Lesson Planet helped me to integrate my ideas with the lessons that are posted to improve learning for all students, accommodating all learning modalities.
Sharon N., Teacher
Columbia, SC