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Friction Teaching Resources

Friction is a force that opposes movement. Discover more about this force using the lessons and teaching resources contained in this collection.

8 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    The Force of Friction PowerPoint

    A teaching presentation investigating the force of friction.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Forces in Play PowerPoint

    A teaching presentation comparing different forces involved in play.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Science Experiment - Sticky Friction

    A science experiment which investigates the relationship between friction and the properties of various materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Forces Assessment

    A three-page assessment for the lower grades, covering common push and pull forces.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: 2 - 4
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    Which Force Is That? Worksheet

    A group of worksheets to use when reviewing common forces.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: 3 - 5
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    Force Knowledge Check

    An assessment task in which students will demonstrate an understanding of push and pull forces.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Grades: 3 - 4 60 mins
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    Forces Revision

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will revise the forces covered in the unit.

    Teach Starter Publishing 16 pages Grades: 3 - 4 60 mins
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    The Force of Friction

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the force of friction.

    Teach Starter Publishing 32 pages Grades: 3 - 4 60 mins