Trying out a Different Trajectory

Unit 12: Objects in Motion
Lesson 3 of 3

Objective: SW examine videos of themselves to determine the motion of the block in the bucket drop and develop a theory of how they can alter their motion to be successful.

Big Idea: Students intuitively understand the idea of trajectories from sports and other play. This lesson gives them an opportunity to diagram and write about that understanding.

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Science, Motion, inertia
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