Toolkit for Teachers

All of the tools on these pages are available to borrow for a few days, a few weeks, or as required to implement your project. If you're not sure how these tools can be used in your class, let us know--we would be happy to help you develop a project or lesson. Also, ask your peers! Post a leaf and get a feel for how our other members have used these tools.

Please note that mobile devices may require a special request form for a pilot project. Please inquire.

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The Digital Multimeters measure electricity, primarily as current, voltage, or resistance. With almost no learning curve, measuring the output of...

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The Snap Circuit Alternative Kit comes with various parts that demonstrates the process of how renewable energy is generated. The kit is easily...

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The Alta II Reflectance Spectrometer is a sensor capable of quantifying color by light reflectance. Student can create graphs of reflectance...

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Measure the pH of solids like soils, gels, food, and more.

Measure surface temperatures with this infrared thermometer. Includes a built-in laser pointer, adjustable high alarm, two AAA batteries, soft...

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This stand-alone demonstration kit is a great way to introduce the different types of renewable energy including fuel cell technology, solar, wind...

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Water surrounds us everywhere here in Hawai'i in the streams and oceans. Use this kit to explore how water is used as a source of energy to...

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The Kill-A-Watt power meter measures and records appliance power consumption. Calculates power cost base on local power companies price per...

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MakeyMakey is a small circuit board you connect to your computer through a USB cable. The computer thinks that the circuit board is the actual...

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The 550 Universal Interface is a two sensor ports plus analog control interface with Built-in Temperature and Voltage Sensors with probes and USB...

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The Advance Water Quality sensor allows the student to measure multiple water parameters with only one sensor. This parameters are pH, temperature...

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The Pasco Airlink 2 is a single sensor port interface to connect PASPORT sensors to an iPad or Android tablet via bluetooth.

The Ammonium Ion Selective Electrode is an instrument designed to specifically measure ammonium concentration in aqueous solutions.

Measure the concentration of carbon dioxide for experiments in respiration, photosynthesis, chemical reactions, air quality and more.

Measure chloride concentration in an aqueous solution.

Measure the volumetric flow rate and temperature of streams, rivers, and more using a 3ft to 7ft telescoping rod. Great for field activities and...

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Measure fluoride concentration in an aqueous solution.

Measure up to 50 Newtons (11.2 lb-force) of force in the direction of this sensor. Applications include force measurement during collisions, force...

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Lost? Find yourself in the planet with this GPS sensor. The Global Position Sensor collects data from satellites orbiting the planet to provide...

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Attach the Goniometer to your arm or leg to measure angular position, velocity, and acceleration. Combine it with the Force Sensor to measure...

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Explore solar, wind, and fuel cell energy harnessing technologies. Includes a wind turbine with multiple blade designs, reversible fuel cell...

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The Pasco Humidity/Temp/Dew PT sensor allows the student to measure the the air water content, temperature and Dew point in real time.

The Pasco PS-2148 Infrared Sensor measures light wavelengths from 580 to 40,000 nanometers.

Measure the concentration of lead ion in a solution.

This sensor mimics the wavelength sensitivity of our eyes and displays measurement of illuminance in lux. Put a measurement to what we see with...

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The Pasco Wireless Spectrometer is a sensor used for introductory spectroscopy experiments. The Bluetooth and USB connectivity enable it to be...

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The Magnetic Field Sensor helps quantify the invisible concept of Magnetism. It can be used to study permanent magnets or electromagnets

Use this sensor to measure the motion of an object, a dynamics cart or a person as close as 15 cm. The motion sensor provides reliable data using...

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Experiment with various hands-on activities to teach Newton's 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Laws of Motion. Kit includes force & motion sensors,...

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Measure nitrate concentration in an aqueous solution.

The Oxidation Reduction Potential (ORP) probe works with the POIT sensor to allows the student to measure this parameters in water.

Use this new and improved dissolved oxygen sensor for water quality, photosynthesis, respiration and other experiments. Faster setup and cleanup...

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The Oxygen gas sensor allows the student to measure the concentration of Oxygen in the air.

Measure potassium concentration in an aqueous solution.

Collect 4 different temperature measurements at the same time. Great for experiments with heat transfer and other cause & effect activities....

The SPARKlink Air is a two sensor ports interface with Built-in Temperature and Voltage Sensors with probes and USB or Bluetooth connection. Can...

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The PS-2195 Salinity Sensor calculates the concentration of salt in water by measuring the conductivity and temperature of the solution.

Measure sodium concentration in an aqueous solution.

Measure the percentage of water in soil for environmental science, agricultural, earth science, and many other experiments.

This system is easy to use and includes a variety of safety features that make it suitable for beginning labs. Mount any of the 8 different...

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The Pasco turbidity sensor measures the particles suspended in aqueous solutions in NTU (Nephelometric Turbidity Unit). The sensor can also...

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The Pasco USB link is a single sensor port interface to connect PASPORT sensors to a Laptop, Chromebook or Android tablet via USB.

The Pasco PS-2149 Ultraviolet Light Sensor measure the UVA band (315 - 400 nanometers) and the visible spectrum.

Simultaneously measure the voltage, current, and power of a circuit. For safety, sensor will automatically beep and shut down if the current is...

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The weather / anemometer sensor allows the student to measure multiple environmental parameters.

Pasco PS-2147 Precision pH and Temperature plus ORP/ISE Amplifier sensor measure pH and temperature with the provided probe and with additional...

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With the PITSCO Structure testing machine students are capable to up to 800 pounds of force to structures including balsa wood or basswood towers...

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Measure the light intensity in the Photosynthetically Active Radiation light spectrum from 400 to 700 nanometers. This is the spectrum most plants...

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The Vernier Colorimeter is an instrument that measures the amount of light transmitted through a sample to determine the concentration of the...

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This current probe measures currents in low-voltage AC and DC circuits. Combine this with our energy kits for added learning!

The Global Position Sensor collects data from satellites orbiting the planet to provide your latitude, longitude, altitude, and velocity.

Calculator and computer interface for Vernier sensors.

Interface for Vernier sensors.

The Light Sensor approximates the human eye in spectral response. Use it for inverse square law experiments or for studying polarizers,...

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Vernier probe to measure the concentration of Nitrate Ion in aqueous solutions.

The Vernier salinity sensor calculates the concentration of salt in water by measuring the conductivity and temperature of the solution.

The Vernier turbidity sensor measures the particles suspended in fresh and saltwater in NTU (Nephelometric Turbidity Unit). The sensor is also...

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This voltage probe measures voltage and potential in AC and DC circuits. Combine this with our energy kits for added learning!

The Vernier pH sensor measures the concentration of the Hydrogen ion in liquids.

Use this kit to collect water quality data without sensors. This kit includes reagent tablets and vials to measure nitrates, chloride, dissolved...

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The Watts Up power meter measures the power consumption of any device over a period of time. The data can be accessed from the device in real-time...

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