Sunday, April 13, 2014

Wire It up! Electric House Project

2nd Annual Re-Engineering your Science Curriculum, Exploratorium, April 13th, 2014
Room sign

I presented another workshop about the Electric Building project.

Workshop Write-up (pdf or google doc)
Student introduction sheet (pdf or doc)
Workshop powerpoint (pdf or ppt)
Sample projects from 2012 and 2013
Physics class Electric Building Project page (not updated for 2014)

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Distracted Driving Literacy Activity and Worksheet

NCNAAPT Spring Section Meeting & Conference, Exploratorium, April 12th, 2014

I have found that I can help my students understand the dangers of drunk driving using kinematics and physics. 

The write-up with explanation is available here (pdf or google doc)

Article Questions (pdf or google doc)

Dangers of Distracted Driving Worksheet (pdf or google doc)