Unit of Instruction
Does It Move?
In this unit, students explore the physics of movement. Students learn about force, gravity, pushes, and pulls. Students learn that when they make things that move, they are acting as an engineer.
- Does It Move? - Unit Overview
- Pushes & Pulls
- Exploring Gravity
- Make Your Castle Move
- Free Build
Scientific & Engineering Practices
Asking questions and defining problems
Developing and using models
Planning and carrying out investigations
Constructing explanations and designing solutions
Cause and effect
Scale, proportion, and quantity
Structure and function