Newton's Laws tutorial

This tutorial on forces provides an overview of  is divided into four lessons (Newton's 1st law, Force and its representation, Newton's 2nd law, Newton's 3rd Law), complete with simple demonstrations, labs and extensions for both student and teacher.  Topics covered include inertia and mass, weight, equilibrium, net forces, types of forces, free-body diagrams, Questions at the end of the various sections of the tutorial can be used to check for student understanding. Using illustrations, various media, and checks for understanding, this tutorial does an excellent job of presenting the concepts in plain language and a progressive sequence. The resource could stand on its own in place of a textbook.

Standards & Objectives

Academic standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.4
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (Grade-specific...
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.5
With some guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a...
CLE 3231.1.2
Analyze and apply Newtons three laws of motion.
GLE 0801.3.4
Refine strategies for editing and revising written work.
TSS.ELA.8.W.PDW.4
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
TSS.ELA.8.W.PDW.5
With some guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new...
 
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