- Mechanical Energy – A Moving Experience!
Did you know the food we eat becomes energy that helps us move? Learn the mechanics behind food.
- Scratch and Slide!
Test different surfaces to see how friction affects the movement of an object.
- Friction – A Hot Topic!
Friction affects how objects move, but it also creates energy in the form of heat. Try this fun experiment using just your bare hands to create heat energy.
- Grip and Go!
Get a grip on friction with this fun activity.
- Different Slides – Different Rides
See how shape, weight and distance affect the speed of a moving object.
- Do the Swing Thing
Make a model swing to learn how to get the most of your swing time.
- Just “Weight” and Seesaw
Balance! It’s all about…
- Plane Smarts
Make airplanes from five different materials to see which one flies the best.
- Heat – Energy Extraordinaire!
Observe the power of heat putting molecules in motion!