Force and Motion

Learning Materials & Resources

Online Resources

PBS Learning Media/UNC-TV:

Physical Sciences: Forces and Motion

Explore motion, energy, light, and more in Physical Science. Engineering design can be introduced through a video on “Funny Boats,” potential and kinetic energy can be investigated with catapults and roller coasters, and sound waves can be experimented with using the resources in Physical Science. Additional topics include the periodic table, thunder and lightning, and the electromagnetic spectrum.

Durham Public Library:

OverDrive (Libby)
NCKids Digital Library
Sesame Street in Communities

Videos about Force and Motion

Kids’ Science Channels