Back and forth
Type of Resource: Practical activity/investigation
This online resource deals with transfer of energy in a pendulum.
The resource is a PDF of a student activity that focuses on the motion of a pendulum and the factors that affect the period of oscillation of a pendulum.
The resource also looks at the role of energy transformation and the law of conservation of energy.
Australian Curriculum v9 Codes: AC9S8U05 (Year 8), AC9S9U05 (Year 9)
45 minutes is quoted on the PDF but longer is suggested to allow students to investigate fully.
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