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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Snap Circuits Motion Detector Kit is ideal for students to learn motion detecting in 6 different circuit projects (included):
- Siren Motion...

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Tablet computer with WiFi, Bluetooth and Camera capabilities. Perfect tool to do online research, calculations, data collection, and scientific...

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Tablet computer with WiFi, Bluetooth and Camera capabilities. Perfect tool to do online research, calculations, data collection, and scientific...

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Solar, wind, wave, and other sources of energy fluctuate throughout the day. Bioenergy can be a solution to this problem. With this kit, explore...

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Bring to life the Doppler Effect concept with a simple and fun Doppler Rocket activity. Students will hear the change in pitch as the Doppler...

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

Check out this book for ideas on how to incorporate sensor technology to enhance physical science lessons. Comes with teacher guides, student...

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

1st Generation Wave Tank designed by and fabricated by a former UHM mechanical engineeer student in colaboration with middle school teachers. The...

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