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Finding creative, hands-on ways to demonstrate the difference between potential and kinetic energy can be difficult. Not to worry... that's why you have us! With some simple household items and a little creativity, the Wind Up Racer will have you racing a spool across the room in no time!
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Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.
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