Unit 4

Unit Title: Newton's Laws of Motion
Unit Time Frame: 3-4 Weeks

Unit Overview
Students will learn that matter is neither created
nor destroyed, but can be changed.

Essential Learning
In what ways can one form of matter
or energy be converted into another?

Key Concepts
Compare and contrast Newton's three
laws of motion.

Conduct investigations demonstrating
Newton's First Law of Motion.

Demonstrate Newton's Second Law
of Motion.

Conduct investigations of Newton's Third
Law of Motion.

Explain how Newton's three laws of motion
apply to real world situations, e.g. sports,

Unit Standards
Teacher Resources
Standards Scoring Matrix
Science/Engineering Practices
Cross-Cutting Concepts

Nature of Science