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ERIC Number: EJ787968
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Mar
Pages: 3
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8148
Roller Coasters!
Ansberry, Karen; Morgan, Emily
Science and Children, v45 n7 p18-20 Mar 2008
Students of all ages are fascinated by the ups, downs, loops, and twists of roller coaster rides! What they may not realize is that there is a lot of science involved in making a roller coaster work. This month's column puts students in the shoes of a roller coaster designer as they work in teams to create their own roller coasters. (Contains 1 resource.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Middle Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A