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Crocodile Physics
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Crocodile Clips physics tools have been discontinued, and replaced by Yenka simulation and modeling software. Yenka tools can open some of the legacy Crocodile files.

Subject:
Engineering
Technology
Education
Mathematics
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Interactive
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Crocodile Clips
Date Added:
12/01/2004
School Physics
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This website contains student and teacher resources for a wide range of topics in physics and astronomy. The materials are arranged by student age and topic. The student materials provided include short explanations of physical concepts, problems, and laboratory activities. Resources for teachers include sample answers to problem and lesson plans. A CD is available for purchase with more teacher resources.

Subject:
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lecture Notes
Student Guide
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Keith Gibbs
Date Added:
03/18/2009
Thinking About Physics - Physics Q and A
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This website, hosted by Five Colleges, Incorporated, offers a Thinking About Physics "placard" with interesting physics problems or questions. The reader is encouraged to answer the questions on their own using hints, clues, and other discussion offered by the website. Links are provided for additional information.

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Education
Physics
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Activity/Lab
Diagram/Illustration
Unit of Study
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Date Added:
01/10/2009
Understanding Science: How Science Really Works
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This web site was developed to provide an accessible, fun, and free resource that accurately communicates what science is and how it works. It was designed to help learners of all ages "re-engage" with science and appreciate the dynamic, exciting nature of the scientific process, and the human motivations that underlie it. It includes interactive tutorials on the process of science, classroom resources for teachers, and a do-it-yourself guide on how to design a fair experiment.

Subject:
Education
Physics
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Activity/Lab
Diagram/Illustration
Full Course
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
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ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
National Science Foundation
Date Added:
05/14/2010
St. Louis Area Physics Teachers Teaching Resources
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This webpage provides teaching resources useful for teaching introductory physics both at the college and high school level. These resources are created by the St. Louis Area Physics Teachers (SLAPT) members. They include materials shared through SLAPT workshops.

Subject:
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Simulation
Unit of Study
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
St. Louis Area Physics Teachers (SLAPT)
Date Added:
08/07/2011
Physics/Science/Math Days @ California's Great America
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This website describes the physics, science, and math day activities at California's Great America Theme Park in San Francisco. Worksheets and curricular resources related to the park rides are available for download.

Subject:
Technology
Mathematics
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Clarence Bakken
Date Added:
10/10/2003
OnScreen Particle Physics
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OnScreen Particle Physics, developed by OnScreen Science, Inc., is a Macintosh, and Windows 95/NT particle-chamber simulation, that lets instructors and students do real modern physics without advanced math. OnScreen Particle Physics is also great for independent study.

Subject:
Computing and Information
Chemistry
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Full Course
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
OnScreen Science
Date Added:
10/10/2003
Intuitive Quantum Physics
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This web site provides small-group learning materials for teaching wave physics and modern physics to non-science-majors. To match student skills, observation, qualitative analysis, and graphical representations are used to introduce interference, discuss energy and probability, and develop an understanding of bound states, spectroscopy, modeling of molecules, and tunneling.

Subject:
Engineering
Education
Mathematics
Physics
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Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Unit of Study
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Jeffrey T. Morgan
Michael C. Wittmann
Date Added:
07/20/2007
Paradigms in Physics: Quantum Activities
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This web page provides a list of learning activities for Quantum Mechanics classes. Each activity includes a description and learning goals, guides for instructors, handouts or worksheets, and reflections of instructors who have used the activity when available. Included are activities for Operators, Eigenstates, Probability Densities, Stern-Gerlach Simulations, Schrödinger's Equation, and Time Evolution. This material is part of the Paradigms in Physics project at Oregon State University. This work promotes the use of active student learning in upper division physics courses. Both learning materials and learning strategies are provided to help both students and instructors.

Subject:
Education
Chemistry
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Corinne A. Manogue
National Science Foundation
Date Added:
02/08/2010
Physics Suite Sample Problems: Modern Physics
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This is a collection of introductory physics problems on topics in 20th century physics. The questions are designed for active learning classrooms and are built around research on student acquisition of knowledge. The problems vary in format and include context-based reasoning, multiple choice, estimation, and essay questions. The topics include conservation of mass and energy, nuclear decay, wave-particle duality, and spectroscopy. This item is part of a larger collection of problems, in-class questions, and interactive resources developed by the University of Maryland Physics Education Research Group.

Subject:
Education
Chemistry
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lecture Notes
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Edward F. Redish
Date Added:
06/21/2005
Modeling Physics.org
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This website contains a compilation of materials based on the Modeling Instruction pedagogical approach to teaching physics. It includes content support for teachers, model assessments, lab guides, student study guides, problems and solutions, and materials from professional physics education workshops. Materials are organized by fundamental models and encompass topics typically covered in an introductory physics curriculum. All resources are freely downloadable and may be reproduced for classroom use. The resources were developed for high school use but most are appropriate for use in Introductory Physics classes.

Subject:
Technology
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Mark Schober
Date Added:
12/03/2007
Analytical Sciences Digital Library
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The Analytical Sciences Digital Library (ASDL) provides a collection of peer-reviewed web-based educational resources related to technical resources in the analytical sciences. Materials include articles, labware, educational practices, and more.

Subject:
Engineering
Technology
Education
Chemistry
Geoscience
Physics
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Activity/Lab
Case Study
Diagram/Illustration
Interactive
Lesson Plan
Simulation
Student Guide
Provider:
AMSER: Applied Math and Science Education Repository
Provider Set:
AMSER: Applied Math and Science Education Repository
Date Added:
09/18/2012
Teaching Physics with the Physics Suite: Thinking Problems by Subject
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This is a collection of introductory physics problems designed for active learning classrooms. Each exercise in this collection is built around research on student acquisition of knowledge. Problems were designed to allow students to consider their own intuitive reasoning processes to help them gain deeper insights. Specific topics include Mechanics, Heat and Temperature, Waves, Electricity and Magnetism, Properties of Matter, Modern Physics, and Optics. A link is also provided to see all the problems displayed by type, such as multiple choice, qualitative reasoning, ranking tasks, context-based, essay questions, and more.

Subject:
Technology
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lecture Notes
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Date Added:
07/17/2008
Physical Change
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In this activity, learners use heat to separate zinc and copper in a penny. This experiment demonstrates physical properties and how physical change (phase change) can be used to separate matter.

Subject:
Engineering
Technology
Education
Life Science
Chemistry
Geoscience
Physics
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Activity/Lab
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Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
Provider Set:
SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
Eric Muller
The Exploratorium
Date Added:
07/11/2012
Physics 620D Electricity
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This web side is part of the University of Virginia Physical Science Series, a collection of graduate-level courses designed to help K-12 science teachers connect content with best-practice teaching models. This item offers lesson plans and six activities to reinforce understanding of circuits, current, and electrostatics. The materials and activities are based on physics education research.

Subject:
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lecture Notes
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Stephen Thornton
Date Added:
03/13/2006
Mississippi State Physics Labs
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This web site contains a collection of labs for lower division college physics courses. The labs cover a variety of topics, including Newtonian mechanics, circuits, thermodynamics, waves, optics, and modern physics. Each lab includes a brief theoretical explanation of the concepts involved, a description of the equipment and procedures, and questions for the students. The labs are sorted by course and presented in the sequence used in the class. Some labs are used in multiple courses.

Subject:
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Jack Denson
Joe Ferguson
Date Added:
10/01/2007
Modular Approach to Physics
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The multi-university project delivers modular, flexible online learning objects for introductory physics. These objects include a Java, Flash, or video application, suggested student activities, and extensive help. The simulations are designed to require students to explore the physical system and build understanding. The objects can be accessed in a coordinated learning interface, linked here, or individually.

Subject:
Technology
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Interactive
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Brian Martin
David Austin
Date Added:
05/24/2008
The Physics Hypertextbook: Speed & Velocity
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This item offers in-depth content support for teachers, with sets of conceptual and numerical problems related to speed and velocity. It includes creative ideas for classroom investigations that integrate statistics. This is part of an online textbook in introductory physics.

Subject:
Technology
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Full Course
Textbook
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
Glenn Elert
Date Added:
10/19/2006
Understanding Science: Relating Evidence and Ideas
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This resource gives learners a framework for building a logical argument based on evidence obtained from observation. It provides models of good scientific arguments and tips for constructing an evidence-based conclusion. This web page is part of the Understanding Science project developed by the University of California Museum of Paleontology, in collaboration with a diverse group of scientists and teachers.

Subject:
Education
Physics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Full Course
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
Author:
National Science Foundation
Date Added:
10/22/2010
The Science of Hockey
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The Science of Hockey is the first in a series of "Sports Science" resources developed by the Exploratorium. This site takes you inside the game: you'll hear from NHL players and coaches from the San Jose Sharks, as well as leading physicists and chemists.

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Engineering
Geoscience
Physics
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Activity/Lab
Diagram/Illustration
Provider:
NSDL Staff
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Science of Winter
Date Added:
11/07/2014