ERIC Number: ED376074
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Jul-19
Reference Count: N/A
Thunderstrike! A Unit of Motion & Force.
Page, Frank; And Others
The purpose of this team unit is to provide students with knowledge, experience and an appreciation of technology. This unit is designed to give students an opportunity to solve problems in technology through cooperative learning activities in addition to addressing the needs of the individual student. This unit is intended to take 6 weeks for proper implementation and is conducted by a team of teachers. It can be used effectively in the sixth, seventh, or eighth grade team level. It allows students to construct and understanding of force, work, and energy. (ZWH)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Competition, Cooperative Learning, Energy, Grade 7, Interdisciplinary Approach, Junior High Schools, Language Arts, Mathematics Education, Motion, Physics, Science Activities, Science Education, Social Studies, Team Teaching, Technology Education
Project SEED Catalog 1994-95, P.O. Box 620, Auburn, ME 04212-0620 (free).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Maine Center for Educational Services.