Drop and Pop - Energy and Speed Exploration

Unit 1: Speed and Energy
Lesson 1 of 5

Objective: SWBAT experiment with gravitational potential energy and elastic potential energy and observe transfer of energy.

Big Idea: In this lesson, students use a FUN TOY to make observations that speed is related to the amount of energy in an object as well as work with gravitational and elastic potential energy.

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Subject(s):
Science, partner work, Energy, energy transfer, hands on, energy and speed
  61 minutes
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