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This computer interactive lets you explore the effect of changing the number of colors and resolution of a picture. You... see more

This is an online activity where learners can virtually mix different colors of light or paint (you can switch between... see more

This is a perfect summertime lunch activity! Pico Cricket is required (micro controller). First, get a bunch of cut up... see more

In this activity, learners use a laser pointer, empty soda bottle, rubber plug and water to demonstrate total internal... see more

Test the pH of things like coffee, spit, and soap to determine whether each is acidic, basic, or neutral. Visualize the... see more

Using toothpicks, straws, or tubes of rolled up newspaper, learners create 3-dimensional models to illustrate the basic... see more

In this activity, learners explore the engineering behind seismographs and how technology has improved accurate recording... see more

In this activity, learners discover why some nanoscale science and technology is done in the controlled environment of a... see more

This activity (on page 2 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into aerial imagery. Learners will use the internet... see more

This activity (on pages 38-43) has learners simulate the way scientists track and map the movement of otters in the wild... see more

This is a virtual representation of a sound mixer containing pre-looped sounds of animal, insect, and environmental... see more

This activity aims to stimulate discussion on the question of whether computers can exhibit ___intelligence,___ or are... see more

This activity explores what it means for a computer to be intelligent and introduces the topic of what a computer program... see more

In this activity related to computer programming, learners give directions to a "robot" (either an adult or another... see more

This online activity lets learners create a flipbook of a dancing stick figure. Learners choose from a dozen different... see more

In this outdoor activity, learners use pegs (like tent pegs) and string or elastic to simulate drill sites and roads in... see more

This activity about cryptographic techniques illustrates how to accomplish a simple, but nevertheless seemingly... see more

In this puzzle, learners investigate the decisions involved in linking a network between houses in a muddy city. It can... see more

This activity explores the main algorithms that are used as the basis for searching on computers, using different... see more

In this computer science activity about finite-state automaton (on page 45 of the PDF), learners use a map and choose... see more

In this activity, learners construct a robot-like hand to demonstrate how data is collected when using robotic... see more

Pairs of learners play the roles of programmer and robot. The programmer gives specific directions to the robot to... see more

Color numbers in Pascal's Triangle by rolling a number and then clicking on all entries that are multiples of the number... see more

The Virtual Courseware Project produces interactive, online simulations for inquiry-based science education, earth and... see more