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Properties of Electrostatic Charge:... Properties of Electrostatic Charge: Interactive Lecture Demonstration

This activity is an interactive lecture demonstration format which can be used to teach the first lesson of... see more

Experiment Problem in Kinematics: How... Experiment Problem in Kinematics: How Much Does it Take to Win the Race?

In this activity, students are presented with two objects that have different constant speeds and that will race each... see more

An Electrostatics Puzzler

An interactive lecture demonstration intended to help students use physics reasoning to predict the outcome of a puzzling... see more

Vectors: Lifting a Bowling Ball

Compare lifting a bowling ball directly (one small person) to lifting a bowling ball at an angle with two people holding... see more

Understanding Vectors - Vector... Understanding Vectors - Vector Addition

This activity is a classroom activity in which students see the difference between vectors and scalars and learn how to... see more

Hand Towing a Car to Promote Critical... Hand Towing a Car to Promote Critical Thinking, Problem Solving Skills and Analysis

This towing lab students use a active learning activity to develop planning, problem solving and conceptual skills to... see more

Building Big--Bridges

This web page describes different aspects of designing bridges. It relates the concept of bridge designing with the real... see more

Breaking Glass with Sound

This video from MIT TechTV demonstrates how to break a glass using sound. The demonstrator determines the resonant... see more

Induction in an Aluminum Can

This activity demonstrates Lenz's Law, which states that an induced electromotive force generates a current that induces... see more

Flame Tube (Ruben's Tube)

This site shows and explains the setup of the Flame Tube or Ruben's Tube demonstration. It includes images of the... see more

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Vocabulary Review Bingo

This is a vocabulary building game based on matching words with definitions.

Shot Put Physics

This activity is an investigation of free fall and projectile motion through a track and field situation.

Quantum Physics: An Introduction

Introduction to Quantum Physics concepts with an activity demonstrating Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle, wave/particle... see more

PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Wave... PhET Teacher Ideas & Activities: Wave Demonstrations: Water, Sound, Light

This item is a teacher's guide to a set of inquiry-based classroom demonstrations and clicker questions on waves. It was... see more

Introduction to Electricity by... Introduction to Electricity by Creating a Light Up Quiz Board

This activity is a guided demonstration where students create light up quiz boards to demonstrate electricity vocabulary.

Incompressibility of Liquids

Discrepant event used to introduce hydraulics and Pascal's Principle

Electromagnetic Induction... Electromagnetic Induction Demonstration

This simple demonstration shows the interaction between electricity and magnetism. Two coils of wire are held close to... see more

Conservation of Momentum Using... Conservation of Momentum Using Rollerblades and a Medicine Ball

This active demonstration investigates the law of conservation of momentum using a person on rollerblades and a thrown... see more

At the Speed of Bowling

We use motion detectors and a bowling ball to find relationships velocity, mass, and energy.

Electricity data browser

The Electricity data browser allows individuals and organizations to create, download, or view graphs, reports and tables... see more

Physics To Go Videos

Physics can be taught in a number of ways, and these short videos are a nice way to hook students into the discipline.... see more

PhET: Masses & Springs

This simulation provides a realistic virtual mass-and-spring laboratory. Users can explore spring motion by manipulating... see more

Physics Circus Demonstrations

This page provides a list of the demonstrations performed by the Physics Force as part of a Physics Circus outreach... see more