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Gas Laws: What Can a Basketball Teach us About the Gas Laws?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever have a tire or basketball that has no leaks go flat? The lesson starts with that scenario and scholars use a simulation on the computer to learn about three gas laws. The next day, hands-on experiments reinforce the same concepts.
Running for Freedom: The FUgitive Slave law and the Coming of the Civil War
8th - 10th
In order to understand the complicated nature of slave laws during the Civil War, learners compare and contrast an abolitionist poster and a runaway slave ad. They use an attached worksheet to consider each primary source document, then...
Kepler’s Laws of Planetary Motion Described Using Earth Satellites
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scholars examine the orbits of the more than 1,400 satellites that orbit Earth and visualize the application of Kepler's laws. They observe patterns of orbital periods and velocity as a function of distance from Earth to facilitate...
Demonstration of Newton's First Law of Motion
3 mins 9th - 12th
A scientist performs an engaging experiment to demonstrate Newton's First Law of Motion. He puts a blow-torch to a Hero's Engine to create steam, which sets the apparatus spinning. He explains that in space where nothing would act on it...
Investigation: Gas Laws in Action - Propane
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Using helium as an example of propane, physical science middle schoolers experiment with and graph the relationship between temperature and volume in gases. In a whole-class demonstration, they show how molecules behave under different...