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Exciting and fun, solid-fuel rocket activities launch students to new heights of learning. By building and experimenting with rockets, students learn to calculate average velocity and potential energy, design for maximum velocity at launch or minimum descent velocity, and much more.
The Solid-Fuel 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 Solid-Fuel Rockets – Getting Started Package as well as other tools and materials. Items needed for all activities are listed in the teacher guide.