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This item is an educator's guide for teaching a unit on the topic of Newton's First and Third Laws. It is intended to give high school teachers support for developing a research-based module on inertia and interactions. It contains notes and procedures for two classroom demonstrations, one lab, and four work activities. The authors focus on how to help students transition from a descriptive model using kinematics to a causal model using dynamical laws of motion. The materials are aligned with teaching methodologies guided by Modeling Theory of Physics Instruction.
This item is part of a larger collection of resources and pedagogic materials developed by the Modeling Instruction project at Arizona State University. SEE RELATED ITEMS BELOW for a link to the full collection and links to additional resources on this topic by the same authors.
This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.
Topic: Dynamics: Forces and Motion
Unit Title: Newton's First Law & Inertia Beginning students can usually quote Newton's First and Third Laws, but struggle to understand what they really mean. This educator's guide, created by the respected Modeling Instruction project at Arizona State University, gives teachers in-depth support for developing a research-based unit on inertia and interactions. For more on the Modeling Instruction pedagogy, see the resource below. Link to Unit:
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L. Dukerich and J. Jackson, (2001), WWW Document, (http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/4-FP-inertia/01_U4%20Teachernotes.pdf).
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L. Dukerich and J. Jackson, Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia and Interactions (2001), <http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/4-FP-inertia/01_U4%20Teachernotes.pdf>.
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Dukerich, L., & Jackson, J. (2006, January 20). Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia and Interactions. Retrieved April 24, 2014, from http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/4-FP-inertia/01_U4%20Teachernotes.pdf
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Dukerich, Larry, and Jane Jackson. Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia and Interactions. January 20, 2006. http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/4-FP-inertia/01_U4%20Teachernotes.pdf (accessed 24 April 2014).
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Dukerich, Larry, and Jane Jackson. Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia and Interactions. 2001. 20 Jan. 2006. 24 Apr. 2014 <http://modeling.asu.edu/Modeling-pub/Mechanics_curriculum/4-FP-inertia/01_U4%20Teachernotes.pdf>.
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Author = "Larry Dukerich and Jane Jackson",
Title = {Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia and Interactions},
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Month = {January 20, 2006},
Year = {2001}
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Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia Worksheet 1-Sketching Forces
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Modeling Instruction Program: Inertia Worksheet 3-Forces and Interactions
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