The Newton Challenge

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Make Newton proud. Scholars apply their understanding of forces and energy to an engineering design challenge. They learn about simple machines, create a presentation on Newton's laws, and develop a balloon-powered car.

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CCSS: Designed
NGSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Use the resource as a culminating project for a unit on motion and force
Classroom Considerations

  • Learners must have knowledge of potential and kinetic energy, as well as Newton's laws of motion
  • Activity requires a variety of materials; see the resource for a complete list
Pros

  • Includes a PowerPoint to use with the class
  • Provides a pacing guide for each daily lesson
Cons

  • None