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|Title||Conservation of Energy 1 Energy Skate Park introduction (Inquiry Based)|
|Description||This is an inquiry based activity as an introduction to Kinetic and Gravitational Potential energy. Learning Goals: Students will be able to 1) explain the Conservation of Mechanical Energy concept using kinetic and gravitational potential energy 2) design a skate park using the concept of Mechanical energy There are some clicker questions included and the tracks that I used for them. There is the first in a series of three Skate Park activities. The other two have more quantitative learning goals.|
|Level||High School, Undergrad - Intro|
|Type||Concept Questions, Lab|
|Keywords||Energy, Work, friction, motion, phet activity|
|School / Organization||PhET CU Boulder|