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What Floats Your Boat?

Students explore the principles of buoyancy and Archimedes' Principle and design their own flotation device. They compare the dimensions of a model to the real object to determine scale and analyze the models to suggest improvements.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 10th
Subjects
Life Science
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Fine Print
Included Materials
  • Project

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