This field trip has been POSTPONED. Please keep an eye on gee! for our rescheduled date.
Energy in Motion: The Physics of Rollercoasters!
Students will learn about Newton's Laws of Motion before and after riding the rollercoasters. Our tour guide will lead the discussion on which law and force are demonstrated on each of the 7-8 rides. Depending on maintenance schedules, these are the coasters on our list: Silver Bullet, Supreme Scream, Log Ride, Xcelerator, LA Revolucion, & Jaguar.
Knott's Berry Farm: Adventures in Education!
Physics Field Trip
Ages: 10 years+, but parents & siblings over 6 years may join at same price
Friday, November 30th, 1pm-5pm
$18.50/person, including parents and siblings 6+ years. Fee may be paid on day of tour. Sky Mountain funds may be used for half of the fee. Sky Mountain vendor: George A. Castro, gee!
Parking is $15.
For parents and siblings (under 6 yrs) who can't go on the tour, there is a discounted group rate to enjoy the park: $28 (12 yrs+), $23 (3-11 yrs), 2 & under free.
Location: Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park
This is a drop-off event for students 10 years+. Please let me know if you will not be accompanying your child. Families may, also, arrange carpools in the comments section of this meetup.
Minimum attendees for this trip: 15.