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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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