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I hope you all had a nice Winter Break and feel ready to get back to our students.
I have finished most of 7th grade Unit 2, but need to shift into 8th grade for those who are ready to move on. 8th grade Unit 2 is significantly changing. Most important is that we will begin with gravitational forces. This seems to be an easier transition from contact forces.
Here is the Overview and Description Doc for 8th grade unit 2.
I will continue working on 8th grade Unit 2 for the next couple weeks. Thank you for your patience! Happy New Year