SAFETY FEATURES OF A CAR Project based learning (PBL)
Our Concern In Malaysia, road accidents happen every day.Accidents cause injuries and lost of lives.
The problem Injuries and lost of lives during a road accident were always happen in our country. The main problem is, people are not aware of the importance of using common safety features installed in a car.
Your Task You are a Road Safety Officer given the opportunity to conduct a study on the safety features of a car in order to inform your friends and teacher about the safety features of a car.
Your Research Questions Why do road accidents happen? What can be done to reduce road accidents? What can be installed in a car to reduce injuries and lost of lives?
What you must do? Work in teams of 5 students Conduct a thorough research on how physics concepts learnt can be used in the design of the safety features of a car. Gather at least 5 safety features. More safety features are better (you also can includes the latest safety features). Relate the safety features to physics concepts that you have learnt.
Your Final Task Present your finding and investigation in 2 weeks using power point presentation, video, poster or 3-D model. Based on the findings, prepare a flyer to be displayed at school notice board (for Car Safety Awareness Campaign)
Assessment Your group work will be assessed by using: Content - “ Car Safety Features of a Car” Rubric Presentation - power point presentation rubric, poster rubric, video rubric, 3-D model rubric Flyer rubric Final assessment – Assessment Worksheet
Research Proof Consult different sources for information. Choose from: Internet Cite Resources Look into authenticity of the data Look for updated resources Books Cite Resources Look for latest books Newspapers/Magazines Cite Resources Look for latest articles Quote researches to support your study