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Gravity

Gravity

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NGSS 5-PS2-1 Motion and Stability: Forces and Interactions

Support an argument that the gravitational force exerted by Earth on objects is directed down


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Next Generation Science Standard - 5th grade

5-PS2-1
Support an argument that the gravitational force exerted by Earth on objects is directed down

Learn about Gravity

Watch this video for an introduction to gravity:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljRlB6TuMOU


Read about gravity:

http://www.physics4kids.com/files/motion_gravity.html


Play a gravity game: (Rambunctious Roller Coaster)

While building your roller coaster, think about the concept of gravity and motion.  Remember, whatever goes up, comes down.

http://idahoptv.org/sciencetrek/topics/gravity/games.cfm