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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Explore the basics of solar power with the Junior Solar Sprint Solar Panel. Students investigate the energy produced by solar panels in response...

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

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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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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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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 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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