Ocean Park Hong Kong

Whale (Secondary 4 - 6) - Physics in Motion

“Physics in Motion” offers the opportunity to use state-of-art learning facilities and to hop one of Ocean Park’s mechanical rides. Students will discover the most exciting ride in the Park and design their own rides. Learning physics isn’t all boring theory anymore.

    Part I: Briefing

    Briefly introduce the missions and learn how to use the special equipment for ”Experience the Thrills”.

    Part II: Experience the Thrills

    Jump on the rides in Thrill Mountain, collect data and take videos to analyze these thrilling movements.
    Rides include:

    • Hair Raiser: Understand the law of energy conservation
    • Whirly Bird: Experience circular motion in the air
    • Bumper Blaster: Test the theory of collision and action-reaction pairs

    Part III: Practical Workshop

    Do-it-yourself! Students create their own thrill rides using their knowledge of physics.

    * Part I & III are guided by educators; while students are able to explore around the park freely in Part II.

    Programme Physics in Motion
    Capacity (Students) 20 - 40
    Briefing (Time) 09:45 - 10:30
    Practical Workshop (Time) 14:00 - 15:30
    Location Park-wide#

    #One-way travelling time between the Ocean Park Main Entrance and The Summit is about 45 minutes. Please allow sufficient time to reach the programme location and return from Ocean Park.

    All participants should enter Ocean Park at the same time. Teachers should approach our Ticketing Office for the admission procedure upon arrival at Ocean Park. Please then proceed to the designated gathering location as explained in the Confirmation Letter.

      Programme Feeˇ
    Student (Per person) HK$190
    Teacher (Per person) HK$225

    ˇProgramme fee includes education programme and stay-behind surcharge

    Ocean Park issues 1 accompanying teacher ticket for every 10 student tickets purchased per group, so they can accompany students to the classroom session. An extra fee applies for any additional teacher to enter the Park. Students cannot use the teacher admission tickets, and vice versa.

    The programme fees are valid until 31 August 2022.

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