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Science for Everyone PocketLab Experiment

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Featured Activities

Background Information about Ozone Ozone (O3) in our atmosphere is both good and bad. There is a helpful saying to remember is, “Ozone: good up high, bad…
Forest fires are a common natural disaster within western North America and pose a serious risk to many communities both nearby due to direct danger of the…
PocketLab University PocketLab University is an initiative to develop college-level labs that students can conduct at home, in their dorm room, or in any…

Middle School Science

Introduction Have you ever felt like you are going in circles?  In this lesson you will have PocketLab Voyager going in circles while riding an intelino smart…
Introduction The purpose of this lesson is to challenge your students to design an experiment for which data from PocketLab Voyager is used to determine the "…
Introduction Periodic motion is motion that repeats itself in regular intervals.  If the motion has characteristics that are sinusoidal, then the motion is…

High School Physics

Introduction The purpose of this lesson is to challenge your students to design an experiment for which data from PocketLab Voyager is used to determine the "…
Introduction Have you ever been told not to follow too close to the driver ahead of you?  To keep a safe distance?  To abide by the "3-second rule"?  To keep…
Introduction While driving at 40 mph, you see a red stop light ahead.  You press your brakes for several seconds, gradually coming to a stop.  A little later…

Scratch

Carnival Games Most everyone enjoys a carnival!  Some like the food--from cotton candy, to funnel cakes, to ice cream.  Others enjoy rides such as the…
A Tactile Sensor ON/OFF ScratchX Switch This lesson provides an example of how to ScratchX program PocketLab Voyager's tactile sensor as an ON/OFF switch.  If…
Introduction A theremin , named after its Russian inventor in the early 1900's, is an electronic musical instrument that is controlled without any contact by…

News

The PocketLab TurboTrack The TurboTrack is a physics playground for building roller coasters, ramps, and crash barriers to do hands-on science experiments.…
All Aboard intelino! That's right--you can now put the dozen Voyager/Intelino lessons developed over the past two months to good use in the classroom!  The "…
Grade 5 students at Saint Andrew’s School caught wind of startling air pollution statistics during their studies which inspired them to take action and make a…