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Fast and curious: speed, acoustics and the Doppler effect

In the teaching unit ‘Fast and Curious’ students investigate why we can distinguish if a vehicle is closing in or gaining distance by using our sense of hearing alone.For this teaching unit the students should be at an age between 17 and 18 years, for certain knowledge in physics and mathematics is presumed.
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2010 to date

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Going for a song: cheap and cheep

Do birds sing louder in the city, trying to drown the high background noise? With this question students are dealing in the teaching unit ‘Going for a Song’. Using smartphones and free apps they measure the amplitudes and frequencies of birdsongs in the city and in the countryside. This way the students analyse the...
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Noise pollution: experimental measurement of sound levels and qualitative analysis

A resource for analysing the sound levels around the school using a variety of apps that can be added straight onto their own phones. This allows for inquiry based learning, developing research skills and discussing qualitative data. Students will see how noise is measured and how it can be analyzed and compared using...
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Makerbot 3D printing educators guide and project ideas

This Makerbot educations guidebook supports the users of 3D printers to understand the basics on how 3D printers work and how to use them, including a crash course on 3D design. It provides nine, 3D printing lesson plans to integrate the technology into the classroom, bringing STEM and project based learning to a...
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Understanding electronic principles

These electronics resources from Kitronik help students to:Understand simple electronic componentsIdentify circuit symbolsCalculate resistance valuesCalculate capacitor valuesUnderstand how a potential divider worksUnderstand components such as thermistors, light dependent resistors, logic gates, integrated...
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Robots and artificial intelligence AI: lessons in the ethics of robots

This resource supports students to research and discuss the field of robotics and artificial intelligence (AI). The resource provides a series of student tasks that explore the topic of whether robots are a threat to humanity. This resource would work well as a research topic for students undertaking projects in...
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NEW WEBSITE for A-level chemistry study&revision!

Hi all,My friend and I have created this website: http://learnah.org/ ​for revision and general studying of A-level Chemistry! Primarily made for students studying AQA and OCR but the resources should be helpful to other who are studying Chemistry at a similar level too! Please do check it out and leave comment!
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24 April 2018

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iSky: smart measurements of the heavens

We see the stars every night and know they are far away, but it is hard to understand what a light year really means. The teaching unit ‘iSky: Smart Measurements of the Heavens’ inspires students to investigate the stars. Using various apps of their smartphones the students learn how to orientate themselves based on...
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2010 to date

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Smart astronomers: from the classroom to the sky

The distances of planets, stars, galaxies and other objects seem unreal to most students. But using parallax measurements, even such great distances can be determined. Starting with outdoor hands-on activities, students measure distances using mobile devices and simulate distance measurements in the...
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2010 to date

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Modelling Climate Change

This booklet is part of the ‘Innovations in Practical Work’ series published by the Gatsby Science Enhancement Programme (SEP) and produced in partnership with the Walker Institute for Climate System Research. Climate scientists do not have a ‘climate in a test tube’ to try out their ideas, so to understand the...
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2000 - 2009

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