Unit 6.4: “Protect Your Cell Phone”: Forces and Motion


In this unit, students use what they’ve learned about forces and motion to design a protective cell phone case that meets criteria and constraints. Throughout the unit, students use hands-on experiences and systems modeling to explore properties of force and motion, while planning fair investigations for their cell phone case designs.

Unit Challenge Question: How can we design a case that protects a cell phone from breaking?

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