Education Technology

Kinetic and Potential Energy - Bell Ringer

Published on 08/01/2012

Activity Overview

This Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Kinetic and Potential Energy and guides students to think about skateboarders as an example of both types of energy. The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishViewTM document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic Kinetic and Potential Energy to students. The Bell Ringer asks students to discover at what point in a BMX or skateboard ride is the kinetic energy at its greatest. Students are then asked to answer questions based on the short video segment shown.

The Bell Ringer is a PublishViewTM document (.tnsp), ideal for large group instruction using TI-Nspire software and a projection device. This Bell Ringer contains a video which may increase the time to download.