Apply for Hot Wheels® Speedometry™ Curriculum!
To support Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards, Hot Wheels® Speedometry™ encourages inquiry and real-world, problem-based learning through play, hands-on activities and in-depth lesson plans.
Developed by the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education, Speedometry™ is a free-to-use curriculum targeting fourth grade (8-9 year old) students. Comprised of two units with up to six lessons per unit, Speedometry™ provides coursework intended to cover a period of 10-12 days. Students work in collaborative learning groups to deepen their understanding of speed, angles, slopes, collisions, kinetic energy, and potential energy. The inquiry, play-based, and hands-on lessons and activities aim to put students on course for success in science and mathematics.
Who Can Apply?
- Teachers can APPLY TODAY for a FREE classroom kit.
- Families can download FREE ACTIVITIES to bring Speedometry™ learning home.
How Does It Work?
Available kits start shipping in May 2015. Kits include everything you need to teach these lessons in your classroom! Each kit contains:
- 40 Hot Wheels® diecast cars
- 16 orange loops
- 16 track clamps
- 64 track connectors
- 100+ feet of orange track
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