Comparing Unit Rates Lesson Plan: Unit Rates

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In this middle school lesson plan students use an interactive simulation called Unit Rates to  compare prices by identifying multiplicative relationships....

Unit Rates Simulation Overview for Teachers

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  In this sim, students interact with the unit rate in the contexts of price per item, price per pound, and speed. They develop strategies to use the unit rate to solve problems, and leverage ...

Exploring How Light Behaves at Boundaries Lesson Plan: Bending Light

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 6-12, students use an interactive simulation called Bending Light to explore the bending of light between two media with different indices of refraction. Stud...

Bending Light Simulation Overview for Teachers

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  In this sim, students explore how light bends when traveling from one material into another....

Projectile Motion: SnapThought Prompts

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to explore the Projectil...

Projectile Investigation Lesson Plan: Projectile Motion

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In this middle school lesson plan, students use an interactive simulation called Projectile Motion to design and conduct their own experiment....

Projectile Motion Simulation Overview for Teachers

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In this sim, students investigate the the factors that affect a projectile’s trajectory, such as angle, height, initial speed, and air resistance....

Projectile Motion Video Primer

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This video primer is an introduction to the Projectile Motion simulation’s features and uses. Since sims are designed to be exploratory, this video is recommended for teacher viewing only....

Pendulum Lab Simulation Overview for Teachers

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In this sim, students play with pendulums and discover which factors (e.g., length, mass, gravity, angle) affect motion. Then they design controlled experiments that they take to the moon to determine...

Circuit Construction Kit-DC: SnapThought Prompts

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Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If you have a school-wide subscription to BrainPOP, students will be able to use our SnapThought ® tool to explore the Circuit C...