Tresure Trove

Students investigate the difference between mass and weight.  In this middle school science lesson, students conduct an experiment in which they measure the weight of a mass in Newtons and use that information to determine the weight of 100 pennies on the moon, Mars, Saturn, and Jupiter. 

7th - 8th Science 22 Views 57 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2001

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