# Ch 4: Newton's Laws in Physics Lesson Plans

The Newton's Laws in Physics chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the ideas of Isaac Newton in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Newton's Laws in Physics chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

DayTopicsKey Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Newton's First Law of Motion and related terminology Show how force influences motion, find differences between mass and inertia, list distinguishing factors of weight vs. mass, practice force and motion calculations, and review the relationship between velocity and an object's state of motion
Tuesday Force Types of force, unbalanced vs. balanced forces, calculations for net force, and free-body diagrams
Wednesday Newton's Second Law of Motion and connected terms Point out how acceleration and force relate to each other, calculate an object's acceleration, list how individual forces can affect an object, consider factors for free fall and air resistance, and explain uniform circular motion
Thursday Newton's Third Law of Motion and associated ideas Define how one force reacts to another; review Newton's Laws related to gravity, weight, and mass; and, discuss force pairs in terms of reaction and action
Friday Other force concepts Examples of the normal force, formulas to calculate how friction affects motion, and the effects of an inclined plane on force

19 Lessons in Chapter 4: Newton's Laws in Physics Lesson Plans
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