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Introducing Energy with the Learning Cycle
Introducing Energy with the Learning Cycle
The Learning Cycle is an approach to science instruction developed by Atkin and Karplus in 1962 and puts the essential learning cycle into three phases. In this post, we cover some of the aspects of the Concept Development stage.
Hands On Science Activities Part 3
Hands On Science Activities Part 3
In this last (part three) post for our hands-on activities, we cover five additional activities to try in your classroom: Pop-Can Calorimeter, Pendulum, Generators and Motors, Watts Up?, and Sugar and Strength.
Hands on Science Activities Part 2
Hands on Science Activities Part 2

Click Here to subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. The Straight Story on Air-Powered Projectile Motion WARNING! Goggles should be worn and care taken in the launching of the Air-Powered Projectile as...

Hands On Science Activities Part 1
Hands On Science Activities Part 1

Click Here to subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. 911 Egg Drop?…maybe not Egg Drop and the Fire Department Contests can be a fun way to apply learned knowledge. Many physics and...