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# Math

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#### Pendulum Motion

Source: PBS/OPB: Circus Lesson Plan

Examine the pendulum motion of a trapeze swing in this video-enhanced lesson plan. Dig deeper by calculating a pendulum's period from its length. Details »

#### Newton's Laws of Motion

Source: PBS/OPB: Circus Lesson Plan

Explore how Newton's three laws of motion affect the circus dogs in this video-enhanced lesson plan. Witness how inertia works, calculate acceleration with the force and mass and observe that every action has a reaction. Details »

#### Projectile Motion

Source: PBS/OPB: Circus Lesson Plan

Discover why projectile objects will follow a curved path while in the air by examining the physics of juggling in this video-enhanced lesson. Recognize how gravity affects vertical velocity by calculating the height of an object's arc. Details »

#### Linear Momentum

Source: PBS/OPB: Circus Lesson Plan

Explore how the principle of conservation of linear momentum is used by trapeze artists in this video-enhanced lesson plan. Calculate the velocity of a trapeze artist by understanding how the momentum in a closed system is conserved. Details »

#### The Evolution of a Home

Source: Oregon Public Broadcasting: Art Beat at School Lesson Plan

Examine various styles of architecture and the works of well-known architects to see the basic principles of design used in building a house. Design and build a model of a home complete with furniture that adheres to planning and zoning regulations. Details »

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##### Global Population

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