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Science for Everyone PocketLab Experiment

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Find lessons, activities, and programming applications suitable for everyone from 4th grade Earth Science students to college-level engineering students.

Featured Activities

Lissajous Introduction Lissajous patterns have fascinated physics students for decades.  They are commonly observed on oscilloscopes by applying simple…
Introduction to this Lab This is a quick and fun lab for makers!  In this lab, a pair of PocketLabs and Phyphox software are used to make a tracer.  As shown…
Sports Science with PocketLab Take your game to the next level while exploring the physics behind your favorite sport. PocketLab’s many sensors can be used in…

Middle School Science

Gears date back many centuries and are extremely useful since they can change the direction imposed by a source of power, as well as torque and speed.  This…
Introduction:On a hot, sunny day, would you rather wear dark or light-colored clothes? Have you ever walked across dark pavement barefoot on a hot day? How did…
Introduction: Objective: The objective of today’s lab is to determine if water or sand heats up more quickly and “keeps” its heat longer. You will then use…

High School Physics

Isaac Newton Isaac Newton is well-known for the apple that hit his head and the discovery of gravity.  His three Laws of Motion, however, are among the most…
Introduction Magnets, from the traditional alnico bar magnets to the modern neodymium magnets, have been of interest to most everyone for decades. The…
Amusement parks provide an authentic opportunity to conduct real science and apply physics and math concepts in real-world situations.  While visiting an…

Scratch

This is a programming project that capitalizes on PocketLab-Scratch Integration.  This project makes use of the Scratch random number block to simulate rolling…
Because of the fact that water expands when freezing, frozen water pipes can result in untold damage to a house. There are a variety of things that one can do…
Here is a project that will challenge your students’ skill in interfacing PocketLab Voyager with Scratch Programming.  The challenge is to program the five…

News

PocketLab science kits that you can 3D print The PocketLab team has put together four PocketLab science kits that you can 3D print for free at home or in your…
Looking to add analyzing and interpreting data to NGSS lessons? Look no further. PocketLab is multi-function sensor lab that makes it easy and fun to collect,…
Follow this link for a Google Slide Deck of the assembly instructions.  For more information on the PocketLab HotRod, click here.  Finished PocketLab Hot Rod…