Force and Motion
All motion is created by force. What is a force?
Force and Motion Interactive Activities
Interactive Sites for Education – many interactive games on this page
Mrs. Masterson’s Forces in Motion – many interactive games on this page
Friction, Gravity and Resistance
Interactive: Friction Ramp – quick and easy
Interactive: Roller Coaster – adjust friction, gravity, etc. to build a roller coaster
Motion and Friction in Action – Videos: real science experiments done by kids
Ice Biking (friction)
Luge (speed and friction)
Roller Coasters (acceleration and G forces)
Yo Yo (Newton’s Laws)
Simple Machines in Action – Videos: Simple Machine experiments done by kids
Go Carts – gears
Trebuchets – levers
Simple Machines Interactive Activities
Tinker Ball – How many ways can you help the ball reach its goal? From the Smithsonian.
Mrs. Masterson’s Simple Machines – many interactive games on this page.
Note: to view any of the Discovery Education and BrainPop videos you need to login with Jennings School’s username/password for these databases.
Ask Mrs.P in the library or your classroom teacher for the login information.