Do Cause and Effect Really Exist? (Big Picture Ep. 2/5)

Examine cause and effect through the lens of physics. A video lesson describes how the reality of cause and effect does not apply to physics. Rather than following cause and effect, particles simply change in a predictable pattern.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Have pupils write three things they wonder about after viewing the video
  • Flip the lesson and assign the video as homework
Classroom Considerations

  • Requires a basic understanding of quantum physics

  • Emphasizes vocabulary throughout the lesson
  • Includes real-life connections

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