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The Water Rockets video series contains three educational videos and a comprehensive teacher handbook. The videos and handbook can be purchased separately or save by purchasing the complete package of videos and teacher handbook.
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Water Rockets I: Introductory

Any students or adults experimenting with water rockets should have this program. Topics covered include safety, building launch pads, investigating variables such as amount of water, pressure, launch angle and physical designs. See competitions for height, distance and survival of the "egg astronaut". Physics concepts can be demonstrated in a fun and exciting way!

Grades: 3-12, Running Time: 53min. Format: DVD. Copyright: 1994.
Includes: 115-Page reproducible teacher handbook.
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Water Rockets II: Intermediate

In Water Rockets II the fun continues and the science becomes more exact. See how to use a video camera and a very unique approach to determine mass, velocity and accelleration of the rockets. Also included in the video are targeting, height and launch angle competitions, as well as an exciting attempt to break the sound barrier!

Grades: 6-12, Running Time: 67min. Format: VHS. Copyright: 1994.
Includes: 115-Page reproducible teacher handbook.
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Water Rockets III: Advanced

The Water Rockets III video will use rockets with different diameter nozzles so you can take them to the limit! Find velocity and acceleration with a smart pulley computer interface. Measure air resistance and study Hooke's law with a simple accelerometer. Also see many unique vehicles such as the five engine rocket, a night launch with glow sticks, and many other design variations. Use this video to spark the imaginative and creative abilities in your students!

Grades: 10-12, Running Time: 47min. Format: VHS. Copyright: 1994.
Includes: 115-Page reproducible teacher handbook.
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Water Rockets Teacher Handbook

The Water Rockets Teacher Handbook is an in-depth teaching tool that covers water rocket safety, suggestions and tips.

View a sample project "Finding Altitude with the Trigonometric Solution" from the teacher handbook here.

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