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Featured Activities

Forest fires are a common natural disaster within western North America and pose a serious risk to many communities both nearby due to direct danger of the…
PocketLab University PocketLab University is an initiative to develop college-level labs that students can conduct at home, in their dorm room, or in any…
    As you’re reading this, your body is doing a great many things; all controlled by your autonomic nervous systems. One of these processes is you are…

Middle School Science

Introduction Have you ever felt like you are going in circles?  In this lesson you will have PocketLab Voyager going in circles while riding an intelino smart…
Introduction The purpose of this lesson is to challenge your students to design an experiment for which data from PocketLab Voyager is used to determine the "…
Introduction Periodic motion is motion that repeats itself in regular intervals.  If the motion has characteristics that are sinusoidal, then the motion is…

High School Physics

Introduction Your school can put all of those empty 3D filament reels to good use in the physics classroom.  There's a good chance that you and your students…
Introduction Think twice before discarding your school's empty 3D filament reels.  There's a good chance that you and your students could come up with some…
Introduction Don't discard your school's empty 3D filament reels.  There's a good chance that you and your students could come up with some interesting…

Scratch

What is a Theremin? A theremin , named after its Russian inventor in the early 1900's, is an electronic musical instrument that is controlled without any…
Let's create a game in Scratch that is controlled by a wireless controller using the PocketLab accelerometer. PocketLab can connect directly and wirelessly to…
This lesson will show you programming in Scratch with external sensors. We can read sensor data directly into Scratch and use it to write programs that make…

News

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)…
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…
  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-…