## The Energy of Motion-A river Study

Students investigate coastal erosion. In this sixth through ninth grade science/mathematics instructional activity, students conduct an experiment that simulates sediment carried by the Mississippi River. Students use ramps and a ball to represent the water and collect data on velocity. Students find the kinetic energy of the bass as it rolls down the ramp.

6th - 9th
Science
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