Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 5-12
Publication Year: 1997
Product Number: EG-1997-08-110-HQ
Subjects: General Science, Physical Science
Use three demonstrations that create microgravity conditions. The Falling Weight apparatus teacher demonstration has instructions for building a falling weight apparatus. Small student groups can perform the other two demonstrations, Falling Water and Can Throw. "Student reader" pages provide background information about creating microgravity.
Microgravity In The Classroom [246KB PDF file]
These demonstrations are part of the Microgravity Educator Guide.