Force and Motion: Applying our Knowledge

The children have participated in a series of explorations to discover the properties of force and motion. We have learned about pushes, pulls, ramps, and gravity. Today the kids played on the playground while thinking like scientists. Their job was to figure out how pushes, pulls, and gravity are used to play.      Our super smart little scientists recorded their …

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Can you make Peep move without touching him?

We continued our investigation of force and motion by using what we know about pushes and pulls to answer the above question. To clarify, Peep is a little bird from a math and science video series. We made our own Peeps from tissue paper. We began by watching "Whatchamicallit" in which Peep and his friends discover a ramp and slide …

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