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November’s Potential

As November progressed from the grim election onward we set our clocks back, I plodded through work, and fatigue settled in my head like a low, thick cloud. 1,809 more words

Matter & Interactions I, Week 13

As usual, I’m posting this the Monday after the week named in the title.

This week was all about chapter 6: energy and the energy principle. 507 more words


When the Cold Wind Blows

In the early morning march,

with my fieldpack on my back,

with an aching in my heart,

and my buddies full of sweat,

I’m a long long way from home, 485 more words

#4 What is the Universe made of: Part II - Energy

Thing about the word. What comes to mind? Fire? Lightning? Coffee? The very thing that makes you get up and start your day?  Energy is everywhere. 872 more words


Potential and Kinetic Energy Lesson Plan

This lesson plan is a great resource when planning instruction on kinetic and potential energy. It has the students looking at the things they do in their everyday lives and determining whether or not it uses kinetic or potential energy. 22 more words

Energy, Motion And Forces

Energy in a Roller Coaster Ride

This simulator is a great resource to use while teaching the difference between kinetic and potential energy. The simulator shows a roller coaster running on a short course. 67 more words

Energy, Motion And Forces