Scientific Method and Toy Cars- use the scientific method to learn about the concepts of force, motion and friction with this fun activity using toy cars.
This resource contains two investigations. One investigation is lead by you as a guided experiment. Students gain exposure to new concepts, and practice following the scientific method as the teacher models quality questioning, writing and procedural techniques.
Then, the second experiment releases some of the independence to the kids as they design their own investigation to learn about friction.
This resource includes:
vocabulary word cards
scientific method word cards
Newton's three (3) Laws of Motion posters
What is force?
What is motion?
What is friction?
Group investigation sheets
Independent student investigation sheets
Concepts covered include:
Newton's Laws of Motion
following the scientific method
This product can also be purchased at a discount as a part of a scientific method resource bundle:
Scientific Method Bundle- Planes, Boats and Cars
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This would be a great homeschool investigation as it does not require a group of students to conduct!
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