Laws of Motion Interview


A Think Quest Site

by Liz LaRosa





Materials - Class Set :



  1. Hand out Interview Sheets

  2. Have students sit in a circle and chose 2 volunteers for each interview.

  3. The Interviewer is a Wizard and wears a funny hat

  4. Briefly introduce each scientist to the class

  5. Have students act out interview.

  6. Discuss the main points that are addressed in the Summary

  7. Open floor for questions

  8. Proceed to next Interview



Have students complete self quiz and write a brief summary of what they learned


Teacher Tips:

Depending on the level of your kids, you can be Aristotle, Newton, or Galileo and chose a student to interview you.  You can also show small demonstrations and discuss the concepts involved.