Classroom Materials-
Newton's First Law of Motion: Inertia and Unbalanced Forces

Poster ThumbnailThis educational wallsheet illustrating Newton's First Law of Motion is the first of a set of four. Each image on the front of the poster illustrates Newton's First Law, and is described on the back. The wallsheet also provides teachers with background information, pre-activity reading and discussion for the students that relates the law to the Swift satellite launch, a classroom-ready activity and assessment and post-activity extension activities that tie the classroom observations back to the Swift satellite. Additional resources are also provided.

These activities address the following Standards.

PDF version Newton's First Law Activities. (Spanish Version)

Disability Accessible PDF version Newton's First Law Activities.

HTML version Newton's First Law Activities.

Poster to accompany these activities.


Last Modified: 7/26/06