Why do Icebergs Float?

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Título Why do Icebergs Float?
Descrición This science learning experiences, presented in a Readers Theater format, explores the concept of balanced and unbalanced forces using the Buoyancy simulation. Participants will read about icebergs, make observations of icebergs from a NOAA simulation, float their own "iceberg" and use the simulation to help them understand why some objects float and some objects sink. Readers Theater is used to increase the reading fluency, and thus comprehension, of young readers through a science story.
Tema Física
Nivel 11
Tipo Deberes, Guided Activity, Laboratorio, Outro, Remote Learning
Duración 60 minutos
Respostas incluidas Non
Linguaxe English
Palabras clave NGSS, Readers Theater, buoyancy, elementary school, forces, gravity, icebergs, third grade, unbalanced and balanced forces
Simulacións Flotabilidade

Autores Christopher Shively and Liza Bair
Centro Escolar / Institución Buffalo State College, The State University of New York
Presentado 5/21/20
Actualizado 5/21/20