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Basics facts about Forces ( grade 5/6)Basic Forces Information
Forces in the physical world impact design technology
In this inquiry unit children will be learning about the science behind basic forces and shown that this knowledge is essential and impacts on designs and technological applications in the real world. Children need to understand basics forces before they begin creating their own invention for the Invention Convention (which is like a science fair).
- Forces that exist in the physical world
- The influence of forces on design technology
- The process of design
Form = What?
1. Build a self powered car
2. Design a boat
3.Design and bridge
4.Design a spinner
5.Build you own rollercoaster (loop the loop)
6. Design your own Chair
6. How Did I Do
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