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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

Using a Half-Atwood Machine for Newton's Second Law The Half-Atwood Machine consists of a cart and a weight connected by a string. It can be a perfect tool…
Using barometric pressure to teach about particle motion and states of matter In a few simple experiments, temperature can be related to the the kinetic…
Using PocketLab to Teach MS-PS2-1: Engineering Design and Newton's Third Law NGSS Standard MS-PS2-1: What's in the standard? Teaching NGSS Standard MS-PS2-1…

Middle School Science

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…
A PocketLab Voyager Hand Dynamometer Hand and finger strength is vital in many aspects of life--from sports such as rock climbing to jobs including airline…
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…

High School Physics

Newton's Law of Cooling In this experiment students will use PocketLab Voyager to collect data related to the cooling of a container of hot water as time goes…
Introduction In a PockeLab lesson entitled "Hydrostatic Pressure Lab", posted by kwarnke in October 2017, students investigate the relationship between the…
Introduction Would you like to engage your entire science class as a group in a challenge?  If so, then the "Speed of Mini HotRod: Long Track Challenge" may…

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

Listen (literally) to your PocketLab graphs with audio feedback   There are two ways to hear the data collected by PocketLab graphs with audio feedback. …
Phyphox App Can Connect with PocketLab Voyager for Interesting New Experiments and Use Cases The public phyphox beta for connecting Bluetooth Low Energy…
Quick Science Experiments in 90 Seconds PocketLab is jam-packed with sensors for hundreds of science experiments. It's easy to set up and get started, which…