Master Teacher lessons

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Students find the accelerations due to gravity for different planets.

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A modified Atwood machine leads to equation creation.

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Students will use free body diagrams as a tool to complete Newton's second law problems.

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Carts down a ramp demonstrate acceleration.

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Students investigate factors that affect friction on sliding wooden blocks.

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After analyzing lab data, students determine the equation for Newton's second law.

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Students connect real-world experiences with elevators to Newton's second law.

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Students conclude that the acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 meters per second squared.

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Students apply Newton's Second Law to various situations.

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Students review concepts of acceleration through graphs and mathematical models.

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An inner outer circle activity gives students lots of review about Newton's 2nd Law.