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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.

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    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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