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This lessson plan for grades 3-5 has students design and construct boats to test their buoyancy. The lesson is designed to help students understand both buoyancy and Archimedes…
  
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This applet experiments with a helium balloon, a hot air balloon, or a rigid sphere filled with different gases. The user can discover what makes some balloons float and others sink.…
  
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This tutorial introduces the concepts of density and buoyancy. It opens with Archimedes' famous displacement experiment, which resulted in the first known articulation of the…
  
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This website features a set of simple experiments designed to engage children in physical science. All the hands-on activities can be performed using common household materials. The…
  
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Brockport Highschool Science Department
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This site contains a lesson plan for teaching students about fluid densities and significant figures. It includes a basic experiment, instructions for the students, and questions for…
  
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In this interdisciplinary lab, students integrate chemistry and physics concepts by measuring the volume of helium gas in an irregularly-shaped Mylar balloon. The lab provides a…
  
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In this interdisciplinary lab, students use sausages as model "cadavers" to calculate fat content as a percentage of total mass. Learners explore both physics and biology as they use…
  
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This lesson plan was crafted by PhET teacher-fellows specifically to accompany the simulation Projectile Motion . It is quite comprehensive, providing both teacher and learner with…
  
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This is a lesson plan that explores the operation and engineering of artificial heart valves, developed to help teachers integrate engineering practices in the secondary classroom.…
  
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This learning cycle features 12 videotaped experiments, organized sequentially for introducing fundamentals of fluid mechanics and Archimedes Principle. Each video includes learning…
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