Common Core Content Activity: Gravity
Gravity: The purpose of this unit is to introduce and familiarize the
students with the concepts of gravity. The students will be confronted with a variety of experiments to allow for plenty of hands- on- activities. The students will learn to recognize gravity in their everyday environment. Lesson plans are included for each activity.
Each activity is completed on two different levels for differentiated instruction.
Unit includes: “extra” activities, answer key, bulletin board pictures and vocabulary cards
Plus a power point to go along with the day 2 activity.
Lesson & Activities Description
1 Pretest Gravity
2 Introduction Power Point and Introduction Activity
3 Application 1 Cup Experiment and Gravity Experiment
4 Application 2 Gravity and Air Resistance
5 Application 3 The Moon
6 Application 4 Gravity on Different Planets
7 Review Understanding Gravity
8 Posttest Gravity