Monthly Archives - February 2015

MSTA Grand Rapids

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See us at booth 19 and make sure you can attend our workshops to see our “cool tools” in action.

Cool Tools for Force & Motion

Donald Pata, Arbor Scientific Primary Subject: GS, PH Interest Level: MS, HS, CO

Friday, February 27, 2015 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Location: Thornapple

Learn a simple way to prove ‘g’ doesn’t change. Launch a ball straight up from a moving car – it lands in the car!

Cool Tools for Sound & Waves

Dale Freeland, Arbor Scientific Primary Subject: GS, PH Interest Level: MS, HS, CO

Friday, February 27, 2015 1:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Location: Grandview A

Watch the Sound Pipe lift a pile of confetti – without touching it! Hear a spot-on rendition of Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star using Boomwhackers!

Cool Tools For Electricity & Magnetism

Donald Pata, Arbor Scientific Primary Subject: GS, PH Interest Level: MS, HS, CO

Saturday, February 28, 2015 1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Location: Riverview

Make a light bulb filament ‘dance’ 60 times/second. See why the hand-crank Van de Graaff is better than the electric.

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