Forces and Spheros – a pushing and pulling comparison activity

The Challenge

Students are exploring Sphero’s ability to push or pull various objects.

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The Results

Students observed and concluded that objects that roll as they are pushed or pulled by sphero move easier (less friction) than those that slide.  Also, the heavier the object, the harder it is to move.  The faster sphero moves, the easier it is for it to push or pull objects.


K-2, Tuck, Knowledge Constructor, science, sphero

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