PS.6: Understand the nature of matter and energy, forms of energy (including waves) and energy transformations, and their significance in understanding the structure of the universe

PS.6.1: Describe endothermic and exothermic chemical reactions

Chemical Changes

PS.6.2: Explain how the law of conservation of energy is applied to various systems

Air Track
Energy Conversion in a System
Energy of a Pendulum
Inclined Plane - Sliding Objects
Roller Coaster Physics

PS.6.4: Explain that changes in thermal energy can lead to a phase change of matter

Phase Changes

PS.6.5: Compare transverse and longitudinal waves and their properties

Longitudinal Waves
Ripple Tank

PS.6.9: Describe the factors that affect the rate of chemical reactions

Collision Theory

PS.6.10: Explain how atoms bond using valence electrons

Covalent Bonds
Ionic Bonds

PS.6.11: Describe a variety of chemical reactions

Chemical Changes
Equilibrium and Concentration

PS.7: Understand the relationship between force, mass, and motion of objects; and know the major natural forces: gravitational, electric, and magnetic

PS.7.1: Apply the laws of motion to determine the effects of forces on the linear motion of objects

Atwood Machine
Fan Cart Physics

PS.7.2: Use vectors to explain force and motion

Golf Range
Shoot the Monkey

PS.7.3: Explain the relationship among the gravitational force, the mass of the objects, and the distance between objects

Gravitational Force
Pith Ball Lab

Correlation last revised: 9/24/2019

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