Terrific Scientific - Motion

In this investigation children look at Newton’s Laws of Motion by creating a marble run and using variables to demonstrate forces.

Links to: Forces, Materials and their Properties.

Key equipment: Marbles or similar, cardboard.

Watch the film below before carrying out the investigation.

Teacher Resources

This resource explains how to carry out the Motion investigation with your class.

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