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Title Exploring Gravity
Description Introductory lab exploring how gravity is a force that it is dependent on the mass and distance. Includes an optional CER and exit ticket reflection. Includes teacher notes.
Subject Astronomy, Physics
Level Middle School
Type Lab
Duration 60 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords force, gravity
Simulation(s) Gravity Force Lab (HTML5)


Author(s) Sarah Borenstein and Trish Loeblein
Contact Email sborenstein@cherrycreekschools.org
School / Organization Campus Middle School
Date submitted 8/10/15
Date updated 8/23/15