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Tightrope Trials

Students research the concepts of center of mass and how to make different things balance. They make symmetrical cut-outs of different "creatures" and experiment with how they balance on a tightrope of string.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 7th
Subjects
Technology & Engineering
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2004
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary
  • Worksheet

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