Support an argument that the gravitational force exerted by Earth on objects is directed down.

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Weight, Mass, & Gravity

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
Environment: Urban

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Day 1: Roller Coaster Research

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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The Sun, Earth, and Moon Relationship

5th Grade Science » Unit: Out Of This World- A Journey Through Our Solar System
5th Grade Science » Unit: Out Of This World- A Journey Through Our Solar System
Fitchburg, MA
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Types of Forces

5th Grade Science » Unit: Motion, Forces and Interactions
5th Grade Science » Unit: Motion, Forces and Interactions
Boynton Beach, FL
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Day 1: Parachute Project Introduction

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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Day 2: Roller Coaster Engineering Challenge

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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The Weight of a Can of Soda Day 1

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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Measuring the Weight & Mass of Pennies

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
Environment: Urban

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In this lesson, students will be measuring the weight and mass of pennies using a spring scale and a balance scale. Then, students will graph their findings and record observations.

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Planning an Investigation

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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Day 2: Engineering Parachutes

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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Egg Drop Engineering Project- Part 1

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
Thousand Oaks, CA
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Balanced and Unbalanced Forces

5th Grade Science » Unit: Motion, Forces and Interactions
5th Grade Science » Unit: Motion, Forces and Interactions
Boynton Beach, FL
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Day One of Plaid Pete is Going Down!

5th Grade Science » Unit: Plaid Pete is Finding Earth's Place in the Universe
5th Grade Science » Unit: Plaid Pete is Finding Earth's Place in the Universe
Lynden, WA
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Day 7: Roller Coaster Funnels & Half-Pipes

5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
5th Grade Science » Unit: Gravity
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