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 Physics :
 Motion, Forces, Potential and Kinetic Energy
 General Science :
 Observation and Inference

NATIONAL SCIENCE STANDARDS (Grades 5-8)

 Science as Inquiry- Content Standard A
 Students will learn to formulate questions, design an investigation,, execute this  investigation, interpret the data and use the evidence to generate explanations.
 Physical Science- Content Standard B
 The student will observe the motion of an object and learn how this motion can be  described by its position, direction of motion, and speed. That motion can be  measured and represented on a graph.
 The student will further their understanding of the transfer of energy and the notion  that energy is a property of many substances.

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