This was created for students to use at the end of a simple machine and force and motion unit. However you can use it as an introduction or just use pieces of the project. You can have students watch the whole movie or just the night of the attack.
The force and motion questions are created to go with the movie Home Alone
While students are watching the
Movie have them track different
Simple machines on their tracker
Follow up questions, have students
Use their understanding of force and motion in order to explain how different
Events occurred in the film.
After watching the movie give students a chance to create their own traps for the Wet Bandits
Display Kevin’s Battle plan and work together whole class to make his map meet the rubric standards, or use the example to demonstrate requirements
Have students work independently
or in small groups to create their
Easily grade projects using
requirements & rubric sheet