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Joule Physics Laboratory    
Salford Physics, Forces and Gravity Outreach

Forces & Gravity

Activity Coordinators:

Robert Moorehead Helen Brown

Jay Smith Richard Pilkington

Activity Type: Hands-on Activity
Max No. of Participants: 20
Typical On-site Location: Physics Student Common Room (Newton 177)
Duration: 40 min to 1 hour
Year Group: 8 to 12

Activity Description

The students are spilt into teams and set a fun competition exploring the roles of forces when objects are falling due to gravity and then their impact on landing! This activity promotes team building and the application of scientific problem solving skills.

For more information, or to enquire about visiting the Joule Physics Laboratory at Salford University, please see our Outreach Contact Information.

 

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