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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

School is in Session! Take Full Advantage of your PocketLabs. Looking to do more hands-on science with PocketLab this year? Check out this guide to see how…
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…

Middle School Science

Have you ever wondered what your dog does all day long while you are at work?  Is resting the major “activity” or is there some occasional wandering?  Is there…
People of all ages have enjoyed playing with toy race cars for many decades.  Anki OVERDRIVE is currently one of the most popular and technologically advanced…
Late in 2017 a handful of companies began selling LED flame lamps that do a great job of simulating an actual burning fire. The illumination is bright, has a…

High School Physics

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…
  Let’s imagine two scenarios: 1.       Two identical vehicles, each of whose speedometers reads 50 mph, travel toward each other and experience a head-on…

Scratch

Although there are a number of Web-based screen animations illustrating Kepler’s Law of Equal Areas, there are virtually no widespread physical demonstrations…

News

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…
PocketLab Science Fair Kit: Preventing Concussions and Head Injuries Science Fairs are starting soon! If you're looking for a cool project for a Middle School…