Highly engaging and ready to go!! Five "hands-on" design and building centers that allow students to apply their knowledge of forces and movement as they solve various design challenges and communicate their knowledge of understanding of scientific concepts. 3 of the centers require students to design and build different objects using various materials, 1 center is a technology center and the other center allows students to communicate their knowledge through a writing task.
Perfect for Grade 3 Ontario Science Curriculum!
Center #1: A Boat to Float
Center #2: Falling Slowly
Center #3: Let's Shop
Center #4: Forces of Nature
Center #5: Slippery Ride
All centers have clear task card and a written reflection component. 2 pages of teacher notes are included to help you set things up easily. Also included is an assessment chart based on the four achievement categories.
Be sure to download the forces key words and definitions to hang in your class to support students.