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347 resources with the keyterm Physical Science

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The Doppler Effect

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Now this is a very good demonstration of the Doppler Effect and how it works. A police car with its siren blazing is filmed as it travels closer and then farther away. The effect is explained through text and an illustration. Good video.
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Physics 240: Worksheet 25

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
This physics resource provides questions as well as information about sound, including frequency, oscillation, the Doppler shift, and more. There are 5 short answer questions that are mostly based on frequency. After the questions, there...
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Application of Nuclear Reaction

For Teachers 10th - 11th
Students model nuclear decay using candy-coated chocolates. In this physical science lesson, students identify the products of nuclear decay. They write an equation to represent these reactions.
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Physical Science Quiz

For Students 8th - 11th
Test your class with a physical science quiz. Learners explain chemical processes, name compounds, write formulas for chemical compounds, balance equations, and more. 
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What Objects Sink and What Objects Float: Special Ed

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
Intended for use with children having severe and profound special educational needs, this resource brings practical science to life. In order to understand what objects float and what object sink, learners will predict and test their...
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Concrete for Kids

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Although preparation-intensive, this would be an unforgettable experience in materials engineering. Stimulate learners' curiosity with a slide show and then introduce them to the components of concrete. Small groups mix and pour concrete...
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MusicÕs True Form

For Teachers 6th - 9th
The true form of music is explained in 45 seconds. Viewers will learn that it is enjoyed by people and is made up of sound waves. A short yet accurate description of music.
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Fusion Confusion

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers are introduced to three types of energy transfer: conduction, convection, and radiation. They model the scientific process of fusion to become with the sun and how it produces energy.
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Science Crossword Puzzle

For Students 6th - 8th
Class members read 25 clues about all areas of science, including biology, chemistry, weather, physical science, and insert their answers into a crossword puzzle. There is no word bank and the students would need experience with tough...
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Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures and Graham's Law of Effusion

For Students 9th - 12th
Have your class practice Dalton's law of partial pressures and Graham's law of effusion with these questions. This resource is composed of 9 questions that ask learners to apply these specific scientific laws. If your class is working on...
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Musical Instruments: Part I

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
Pupils construct and play various musical instruments made from straws and bottles. They investigate how changes in their instruments result in tone changes. Learners change the lengths and amount of water in the instruments and record...
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Musical Instruments: Part II

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
String together how instruments produce sound. Using pieces of string, learners find ways to create sound. They investigate changes to the string and the effect of adding a cup. Finally, pupils experiment by changing the way to create...
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Measuring Motion

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students calculate the velocity of a specific motion. In this physics instructional activity, students differentiate speed from velocity. They use Algebra to rearrange kinematics equation.
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Newton's Laws of Motions Day 2

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students explain Newton's 3rd law of motion. In this physics lesson, students solve and rearrange equations related to forces.They create a foldable about Newton's 3rd law.
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Newton's Laws of Motions Day 1

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore Newton's 2nd law of motion. In this physics lesson, students investigate force, mass and acceleration using a distance sensor. They complete practice problems after the activity.
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Evaporation

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students analyze physical science by conducting an in-class experiment. In this evaporation lesson, students identify the use of heat to attract water and utilize canning jars, a pitcher of water, and markers to conduct an evaporation...
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Hot Air

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars conduct an experiment to determine how hot air affect the path of laser. In this physics lesson, students explain why stars appear to twinkle at night. They discuss how light travels from space to Earth.
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Forces and Motion

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students build parachutes for chicken eggs. In this physics lesson, students describe the forces acting on a falling object. They predict which of the three parachute models they made has the best chance of keeping the egg intact after a...
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Gravity Gets You Down

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students design an experiment to investigate how objects with different masses fall. In this physics instructional activity, students predict how these objects will fall in a vacuum tube. They write a report explaining experimental...
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Halogens

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students identify the elements that belong to the halogen family on the periodic table. In this chemistry lesson, students describe the common characteristics of elements in this group. They research about hydrochloric acid's effect on...
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Lesson Plan for Garbage Pizza

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
Students explore what types of garbage enter the landfill. In this physical science lesson, students explain the importance of recycling. They make a poster about reducing, reusing and recycling materials.
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Newton's Third Law

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Students participate in a teacher-led demo on Newton's third law of motion. In this physics lesson, students differentiate kinetic and potential energy. They give real life examples of Newton's third law.
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Environmental Awareness — Think Global, Act Local

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students identify the different hazardous wastes and the dangers they post to the environment. For this physical science lesson, students brainstorm ways to dispose them properly. They create a short story, song or poem to conclude the...
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Waste to Watts

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders construct their own calorimeter. For this physical science lesson, 11th graders determine the energy produced by plant products. They create a bar graph and analyze their results.