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Six Physics Lessons on Rotational Motion You Can Do with an Empty 3D Filament Reel

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Submitted by Rich on Fri, 11/29/2019 - 19:45

No doubt your school is accumulating some empty 3D filament reels!  Why not put them to use with PocketLab Voyager in your school's physics lab?  The table below contains links and descriptions for six lessons on rotational motion making use of empty 3D filament reels.  Feel free to make use of these lessons as you wish.  Give them a spin!

Introducing PocketLab Notebook

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Submitted by PocketLab on Tue, 11/05/2019 - 23:13

Introducing PocketLab Notebook

PocketLab Notebook is a cloud-based lab notebook, designed to meet the needs of science teachers, science students, and citizen scientists for collecting data inside and outside the classroom.

With PocketLab Notebook you can organize data, notes, images, videos, questions, responses, tables, and graphs all in one place, so you can easily perform and document a science experiment. We're excited for you to give it a try!

The PocketLab TurboTrack

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Submitted by PocketLab on Tue, 09/10/2019 - 19:23

The PocketLab TurboTrack

The TurboTrack is a physics playground for building roller coasters, ramps, and crash barriers to do hands-on science experiments. Using Hot Wheels track and PocketLab track connectors, the TurboTrack allows students to creatively investigate classic concepts in force, motion, energy, momentum, engineering, and more. 

Intelino Smart Train Now Available in the US; PocketLab Voyager Hitches a Ride in a Dozen STEM Lessons

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Submitted by Rich on Mon, 09/09/2019 - 17:30

All Aboard intelino!

That's right--you can now put the Voyager/Intelino lessons developed to good use in the classroom!  The "intelino® smart train($99.95) was launched in the United States on September 10, 2019.  It is available in all US Apple Stores and at apple.com.   In addition Amazon has units availa

Saint Andrew’s is the First School in Florida to have Cutting-Edge Air Quality Measuring Device the PocketLab Air

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Submitted by DaveBakker on Wed, 08/14/2019 - 02:13

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 difference in their community. With a little help from Upper School Math teacher, Jim Scheidegger, as well as a Stanford professor and COO of a company in Silicon Valley, Ashley Egbert, Eli Cornell, Keely McGahee, and David Capeti went to work on a groundbreaking project that measured air quality in Boca Raton.

Robinson Nature Center Investigating their Air

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Submitted by Danny on Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:41

 

The Robinson Nature Center is an 18-acre, publicly-owned nature center that hosts 420 groups every year in Maryland in their 23,000 ft2 platinum LEED-certified facility. It was founded in 2009 following the wishes of James and Anne Robinson--who had previously lived on the land. They now have a new activity, which features the PocketLab Air, called Air Quality Outreach.

PocketLab Air Getting Started Guide

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Submitted by PocketLab on Tue, 06/11/2019 - 20:56

On this page, you'll find step-by-step instructions for using PocketLab Air, in-depth answers to many common PocketLab Air questions, and a 15-minute webinar-style Getting Started video covering everything from connecting PocketLab Air to calibrating the CO2 sensor. If you have additional questions, feedback, or other comments, send us an email at [email protected] 

PocketLab Air Getting Started Video