How do different factors affect an object’s speed? How does an object’s speed affect its impact?
- Do Now– Copy down your Home Learning task in your planner. Get out your science notebook and open to page 55. Read your definition of a reference point. Write your name on your paper and answer: What reference point would you have to use to be moving right now while you sit in your seat?
- Investigation– Calculating Speed and Determining Velocity- Observe a collision into a barrier on the demonstration track. Finish graphing your data. Answer all of the lab questions, including Reflect and Apply. What pieces of the puzzle did we figure out?
- Driving Question Summary Table– Complete the DQST on ISN pgs. 50-51 for the Calculating Speed and Determining Velocity lab.
Complete the questions on the Calculating Speed Lab