Subject: Force of
air -Does air do work?
Objective: Interpret, organize and graph
data using a computer program.
Time: Approximately 45 minutes.
Small group activity
Homework Assignment from Lesson 5
Computer/or graph paper
Computer graphing program or spread sheet
1. Place students in small
2. Check to see that all students have
3. Give directions by making a sample graph
on board, using homework data from four randomly chosen students.
4. Have students work in groups to create
graphs using group data.
5. Interpret graph results, writing the
results in a short paragraph.
6. Share group results with whole class and
7. Closure: Compare and contrast
Evaluation: The graphs and
paragraphs created by students.