Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Robert Gray Middle School

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M Motion, Forces and Energy Chapter 2: Forces

Chapter 2 Section 1 "The Nature of Force"

Chapter 2 Project worksheets

Ch 2-1 Read the section pages 44 - 49

Ch 2-1 Do the section review page 49 Questions #1-3, extra credit #4

Ch 2-1 section summary worksheet

Ch 2-1 review and reinforce worksheet

Ch 2-1 enrich (extra credit) worksheet

Activity: 'What Changes Motion" pg 44 (1/2 sheet)

Activity: "Tug of Broomstick War"

Activity: "Around and Around" pg 48 (1/2 sheet)

Science @ Home "Flick the Card" pg 49 Extra Credit (1/2 sheet)

Lab - "Forced to Accelerate" pg 50 - 51 worksheet , Data table and graph in your journal

Chapter 2 Section 2 "Force, Mass, and Acceleration"

Ch 2-2 Read the section pages 52 - 54

Ch 2-2 Do the section review pg 54 Questions #1-3, extra credit #4

Ch 2-2 section summary worksheet

Ch 2-2 review and reinforce worksheet

Ch 2-2 enrich (extra credit)

Activities: "How Do the Rocks Roll" pg 52

Chapter 2 Section 3 "Friction and Gravity"

Ch 2-3 Read the section pages 55 - 61

Ch 2-3 Do the section review page 61 Questions #1-3, extra credit #4

Ch 2-3 section summary worksheet

Ch 2-3 review and reinforce worksheet

Ch 2-3 enrich (extra credit) worksheet

Activity: "Which Lands First?" pg 55

Activity: "Spinning Plates" pg 57

Activity: "Rolling Friction"

Activity: Estimating and Calculating N pg 60

Lab: "Sticky Sneakers" pg 50, worksheet, data table and graph in your journal

Chapter 2 Section 4 "Action and Reaction"

Ch 2-4 Read the section pages 64 - 69

Ch 2-4 Do the section review page 69 Questions #1-3, extra credit #4

Ch 2-4 section summary worksheet

Ch 2-4 review and reinforce worksheet

Ch 2-4 enrich (extra credit) worksheet

Activity: "How Pushy is a Straw" pg 64

Activity: "Colliding Cars" pg 68

Activity: "Pushy Boards"

Chapter 2 Section 5 "Orbiting Satellites"

Ch 2-5 Read the section pages 70 - 72

Ch 2-5 Do the section review page 72 Questions #1-3, extra credit #4

Ch 2-5 section summary worksheet

Ch 2-5 review and reinforce worksheet

Ch 2-5 enrich (extra credit) worksheet

Activity: "What makes an Object Move in a Circle?" pg 70

Activity: "Potato Lift" (1/2 sheet)

Activity: Science @ Home "Bucket of Water" Extra Credit (1/2 sheet)

Chapter 2 Review

Chapter 2 Page 74 - Reviewing Content #1-10, Checking Concepts # 11-18, and Thinking Visually # 20.

Extra Credit: pg 74 # 19 Writing to Learn, pg 75 Applying Skills #21-23 (all 3 need to be done correctly to earn credit) and #24-27.

There is no PDF version of this handout; it is xeroxed from the textbook. If the handout is lost then use the textbook and a clean piece of lined notebook paper.worksheet