Let World of Speed help you meet your content needs! Our curriculum is designed for a variety of ages and grade levels, and is aligned with Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards. Choose from our activities below. Gallery Activities are designed to help guide your school visit experience at World of Speed, providing opportunities for discussion and critical thinking while exploring the galleries. Classroom Activities are designed as stand-alone activities for classroom use, and can also be presented pre- or post-visit, to further enrich your World of Speed experience.
During your World of Speed visit, there are many things you can do to enrich your students’ experience. Here are a few suggestions — and please feel free to send us your own ideas and activities! Let us know what you have used while in the galleries or the classroom; drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gallery Activities are in .pdf form, available to view, download, or print.
Please click here to view or download our PDF of Classroom Activities — Under Pressure: Air Pressure and Forces. It is recommended for grades K–5, but can be used with adaptations for Pre-K or upper grades.
Please click here to view or download our PDF of Classroom Activities — Racing with Newton. It is recommended for grades K–6, but can be used with adaptations for Pre-K or upper grades.
We've hand-picked a list of Literature Connections for grades K–12. These books range from simple stories of racing fun, to the science and technology behind the sport and biographies of famous racers past and present.