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Forces and Motion Word Wall Vocabulary

PDF | 2 pages|Grades: 2 - 5

Fifty-seven forces and motion related vocabulary cards for a word wall.

Print out these Forces and Motion Word Wall Vocabulary cards and cut them along the line. Stick them up around your room to immerse your students in the content specific vocabulary.

There is a blank sheet provided at the end for any extra words that your students may want to add.

Words include:

motion, potential energy, force, forces and motion, pushing force, pulling force, momentum, simple machine, action force, friction, balanced forces, unbalanced forces, gravity, inclined plane, solar energy, electrical energy, chemical energy, mechanical energy, thermal energy, sound energy, kinetic energy, wheel and axle, air resistance, pulley, position, scientific method, energy, machine, mechanical advantage, speed, wedge, lever, screw, axle, acceleration, Newton, joule, mass, weight, distance, work, wheel, gear, ramp, gear ratio, direction, inertia, velocity, interaction, constant, exert, effort, net force, load, Newton’s 1st Law of Motion, Newton’s 2nd Law of Motion and Newton’s 3rd Law of Motion.

Forces and Motion Vocabulary

motion potential energy force
forces and motion pushing force pulling force
momentum simple machine action force
friction balanced forces unbalanced forces
gravity inclined plane solar energy
electrical energy chemical energy mechanical energy
thermal energy sound energy kinetic energy
wheel and axle air resistance pulley
position scientific method energy
machine mechanical advantage speed
wedge lever screw
axle acceleration Newton
joule mass weight
distance work wheel
gear ramp gear ratio
direction inertia velocity
interaction constant exert
effort net force load
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