Friday, 28 February 2014
The first class to land upon the Forces unit happened to be my 5th period group. Above, you see one of the kids navigating a simple obstacle course with only a rubber mallet and a bowling ball. I asked them to note three moves for discussion later:
- How do you accelerate the ball?
- How do you stop the ball?
- How do you turn a corner?
We timed everyone and I awarded space for their names on the meaningless class trophy, pictured above.
What was the warmup with 5th period?
Before we played with the bowling balls, I showed them this question: