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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

Heel Pressure Do you really know how to walk or run?  PocketLab's tactile pressure sensor provides for an opportunity for your students to investigate foot…
Common Sense Education Gives PocketLab 5 Stars and Rates It a Top Pick For Learning What the reviews say about PocketLab: "Kids...can design investigations…
What is hysteresis? Hysteresis can be defined as a lag time in the response of a system to forces placed on the system.  A common way used in physics classes…

Middle School Science

Lab Activity: Modeling Linear Motion with Position and Velocity vs. Time Graphs Introduction: This lab activity helps in understanding how measurements of an…
This project will get your physical science/physics students involved in a number of Next Generation Science Standards, particularly in the NGSS science and…
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…

High School Physics

Amusement parks provide an authentic opportunity to conduct real science and apply physics and math concepts in real-world situations.  While visiting an…
In the study of collisions between two carts, it is desirable to collect position data for both carts.  This can be done with a pair of Voyagers, each…
It would be nice if one could connect two (or more!) Voyagers to the same device—say to an Android device or an iOS device running an app that could display…

Scratch

This lesson introduces students to a variety of probability and statistics concepts using PocketLab Voyager and Scratch—ScratchX is not required.  The 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…

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Explore Electromagnetism in the Classroom with PocketLab PocketLab Voyager and PocketLab One's magnetometer provide a unique and easily accessible way to…
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…
O PocketLab é um laboratório de ciências completo que pode ser levado para qualquer lugar e utilizado para fazer experiências científicas no ambiente ao seu…