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Study Jams! Physical & Chemical Changes of Matter
3 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Poor Sam! His graham crackers have undergone a physical change, so he can't make his s'mores! Mia explains that their molecules haven't changed, therefore they are still graham crackers. The two teens then discuss clues that would...
AP Physics 1 and 2 Inquiry-Based Lab Investigations
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wondered what type of AP Physics investigations The College Board wants? This is the guide for you! Sixteen labs covering both Physics I and II will get you started and inspire you to meet the requirement of 25 percent of...
Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Physics of Slope-Style Skiing
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many mechanical phenomena are explained by a physics professor using Nick Goepper, a Winter Olympics 2014 slope-style skier, as the model. Beginning with kinetic and potential energy, the professor goes on to explain angular momentum and...
Physics Skill and Practice Worksheets
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Stop wasting energy searching for physics resources, this comprehensive collection of worksheets has you covered. Starting with introductions to the scientific method, dimensional analysis, and graphing data, these skills practice...
Typical Conceptual Questions for Physics I - Light and Quantum
9th - 12th
This is a stellar overview of everything light and quantum! There are 30 multiple choice questions, none of them requiring any mathematical computation. There are a few diagrams to analyze: light rays striking reflective and refractive...
Allowing Students to Explore Simple Physics and Marketing in English Class
9th CCSS: Adaptable
Scientific method, linear measurements, friction, inertia. Imagine learning scientific vocabulary in an ELA class. Before researching and developing a presentation about simple machines, class members build a common, but decidedly...
Introducing Physical and Chemical Changes
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scientists investigate chemical and physical changes to the states of matter—gas, liquid, and solid—as well as solutions and suspensions with a variety of demonstrations, grand conversation, and an interactive quiz to check for...
The Physics of Human Sperm vs. the Physics of the Sperm Whale
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is an unusual comparison: the swimming conditions of a sperm cell and a sperm whale. Introduce your physics class to the Reynolds number by sharing this video comparison during your fluid mechanics unit. Afterward, teach them to...
Can You Solve These Physics Riddles? (Part 1/3)
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Physics Girl and Simone Giertz team up to challenge each other to answer science riddles as part of an extensive video series on physics. In a subset of three videos, both physics and electronics questions challenge viewers to apply past...