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Lesson Plan on Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion

Lesson Plan on Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion

In this lesson, students will learn Kepler's three laws of planetary motion and learn about the properties of ellipses. The lesson includes an activity in which they construct the orbit of a planet, and use Kepler's third law to calculate its period of revolution. Objectives, background information, a materials list, instructions, and a student worksheet are included.
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