Science is full of abstract words and invisible forces that are hard for young people to grasp. But once you’ve seen a mime struggling against gravity, pushes, pulls, and other forces, they become real. Audience interaction, and belly laughs, included.
Curricular connections: English, Theatre, PE, Healthful Living, Guidance (and Science!) NC SCOS: 3.P.1 Understand motion and factors that affect motion. 4.P.1 Understand how various forces affect the motion of an object. 5.P.1 Understand force, motion, and the relationship between them.