Forces, Motion and Simple Machines

 

Force and Motion

Video Discovery Education: Forces and Motion   (12:31)

Video: Discovery Education: Forces in the Real World  (18:00)

BrainPop: Force

BrainPop: Newton’s Laws of Motion

BrainPop: Acceleration

Video and Quiz: Scholastic – Newton’s 1st Law: Inertia

Video and Quiz: Scholastic – Newton’s 2nd Law: Acceleration

Video and Quiz: Scholastic – Newton’s 3rd Law: Action and Reaction

Video and Quiz: Scholastic – Force and Motion

Motion Song:

 

 

All motion is created by force. What is a force?

 

 

 

 

Friction, Gravity and Resistance:

Video and Quiz: Scholastic – Gravity and Inertia

Discovery Education: Friction, Gravity and Resistance   (12:31)

Friction Song

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:

Discovery Education Video: Simple Machines – Lever, Wheel, Axle, Pulley   (15:00)

Discovery Education Video: Simple Machines – Inclined Plane, Wedge, Screw  (13:00)

Discovery Education Video: Simple Machines in Compound Machines   (10:00)

Video and Quiz: Scholastic – Simple Machines

BrainPop Videos

Levers

Wheel and Axle

Pulley

Inclined Plane

Interactive: Edheads – Identifying Simple Machines and Compound Machines

Simple Machines in Action:

Videos: Simple Machine experiments done by kids

Go Carts – gears

Trebuchets – levers

 

Rube Goldberg Machines: Very complicated and complex machines designed to do a simple task.

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