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Forces and Motion: The effects of Pushing and Pulling

Forces and Motion: The effects of Pushing and Pulling

Author: Marissa Diaz

Objective: Students will compare the effects of how various objects interact with each other when pushed and pulled in different directions.

Standards: K-PS2-1 Plan and conduct an investigation to compare the effects of different strengths or different directions of pushes and pulls on the motion of an object. (PS2.A) Forces and Motions- Pushing or pulling on an object can change the speed or direction of its motion and can start or stop it.

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What is Force and Motion?

Force and Motion occur all around us, all the time. Explore the following resources to understand how objects interact with each other when they are pushed and pulled in different directions. 

First Let's find out what Force is. Click HERE to find out.

This fun video sings to us! Watch it to learn more about Forces

The Motion Song

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Now that we have learned about forces and motions such as push and pull, lets test your knowledge by answering these questions. Click on the Google Form:

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