Using the R2K Water Rocket Kit, this guide moves beyond simply constructing and launching rockets to helping your students learn about apogee, forces, estimation, basic trigonometry, Newton’s laws of motion, and more.
The Water Rockets Teacher’s Guide contains ITEEA standards, CCSS Math, and NGSS addressed; teacher and student instructions for a variety of math, science, and technology activities; pretests and posttests; resource pages; and links to video resources. Contains separate activities for middle school and high school students as well as links to career information and applications of the 4Cs (communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity).
Equipment and materials needed to complete guide activities include the Pitsco Water Rockets – Getting Started Package, as well as other tools and materials. Items needed for all activities are listed in the teacher guide.
The printed version of the Water Rockets Teacher's Guide is available for purchase, or you can download a digital copy for free here.