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Towards research-based strategies for using PhET simulations in middle school physical science classes
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K. Perkins, E. Moore, N. Podolefsky, K. Lancaster, and C. Denison
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K. Perkins, E. Moore, N. Podolefsky, K. Lancaster, and C. Denison, PERC 2011 Proceedings, 295-298.
The PhET Interactive Simulations Project at the University of Colorado Boulder has begun a new effort to develop and research simulations ('sims') for middle school physical science.…
  
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Balloon Science: Inviting Chemistry and Physics to the Party
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R. Vieyra
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In this interdisciplinary lab, students integrate chemistry and physics concepts by measuring the volume of helium gas in an irregularly-shaped Mylar balloon. The lab provides a…
  
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C. Hall
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This AAPT Lesson Plan for Grades 6-9 explores pitch, frequency, amplitude, and resonance phenomena through hands-on activities. It blends digital modeling of wave phenomena with…
  
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Learning about the Physical World Virtually: Computer Simulations from the Physics Education Technology Project
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N. Finkelstein
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N. Finkelstein, 2006 PhysTEC Conference (2006).
This workshop from the 2006 PTEC Conference explores the use of computer simulations to teach physics concepts. The simulations covered are predominantly on introductory level…
  
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Photoelectric Effect: An AAPT Lesson Set for High School Physics
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A. Flarend; Editor: C. Hall
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In this 3-part lesson, students construct simple electroscopes to gather evidence for the energy needed to cause the photoelectric effect, explore a digital model to deepen…
  
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This multimedia lesson, Part 3 of the AAPT Color Science trilogy, goes beyond color addition/subtraction concepts to explore the effects of color filters. It includes two activities:…