Wild Water Slide: Engineering and Experimental Design (Part 1/3)

Unit 5: Forces and Motion
Lesson 10 of 18

Objective: SWBAT plan and carry out an engineering and experimental investigation about speed using science and engineering practices.

Big Idea: Welcome to the water park! Create a wild water slide and use it to conduct an experiment to answer questions about speed.

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