Fundamental Physical Forces
Session 4 File

Some Online Resources
Scientific Method: http://go.hrw.com/resources/go_sc/hst/HZ1PE734.PDF
Large format, good for display, click continue for all 3 pages

Isaac Newton Wikipedia entry at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_newton

Virtual Lab – How to Conduct a Controlled Experiment
http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/PS04/PS04.html

Newton' second law http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/E25/E25.html

Astronaut Drops Feather

Rubberband Rollback Learn about: energy, potential energy, and kinetic energy at http://www.cosi.org/educators/activities/rollback-act/
Using balloons
Forces & Motion Secondary http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/physics/forces_and_motion/

For Primary Grades: Forces & Motion Elementary (including K-1) from BBC
includes interactive activity, quiz and review pages. Excellent :)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/physical_processes.shtml
ages 5-7 http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/index_flash.shtml

How Energy, Force, Power, Torque and Energy Work at http://science.howstuffworks.com/fpte.htm

Pendulum Lesson Plan is at http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/lessons.cfm?DocID=179

Webquest: Roller coaster (Glencoe) http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078779626/student_view0/unit1/webquest_projects.html

School for Champion has nice explanatory pages on Forces, Gravity and other scientific topics including:
Characteristics of Force http://www.school-for-champions.com/science/force.htm
Force effects Motion
http://www.school-for-champions.com/science/force_motion.htm


Work is Result of Force http://www.school-for-champions.com/science/work.htm MS with quiz See index at http://www.school-for-champions.com/science.htm
What is Matter http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/science/sciber00/8th/matter/sciber/intro.htm
May the force be with you http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/science/sciber00/8th/forces/sciber/intro.htm

Forces: Gravity
Adler Planetarium Astronomy Connections Gravity Lab interactive virtual lab online at http://www.adlerplanetarium.org/education/resources/interactives/gravity.shtml
Gravity and Black Holes curriculum guide for MS and HS at http://www.adlerplanetarium.org/education/resources/gravity/index.shtml

Getting to the Launch Site (vectors/graphing): http://spaceplace.jpl.nasa.gov/en/kids/st7/vectouring/index.shtml
Gravity Launch interactive challenge http://www.kineticcity.com/controlcar/activity.php?virus=terrora&act=4


Select BrainPop Movies

Index at http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078778360/student_view0/brainpop_movies.html

http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/dl/free/0078779626/160350/00076705.html
Forms of Energy: Where does energy come from? Tim and Moby explain in this animated BrainPOP movie.

[[http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078778360/student_view0/brainpop_movies.html#|Kinetic
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Watch this BrainPOP animated movie explain how the energy of motion changes depending upon an object's speed and mass.

http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078778360/student_view0/brainpop_movies.html#|Potential
In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby show how potential energy changes depending upon an object's position and condition.

http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078778360/student_view0/brainpop_movies.html#|Acceleration
This animated movie from BrainPOP defines acceleration and how it relates to speed and motion.

http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078778360/student_view0/brainpop_movies.html#|Newton
Newton's three laws of motion are demonstrated in this animated movie from BrainPOP.

Physical Sciences Index
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078741858/student_view0/brainpop_movies.html