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Biology

Getting Started with Android phones and tablets

Physics: Getting Started with Chromebooks

1  Download the App

SPARKvue: PASCO's award-winning data collection and analysis app. Download for free.

SPARKvue combines rich standards-based content, data collection, visualization, analysis, and assessment into one seamless environment. The new expanded framework allows students to perform sensor data analysis—at school or home.

2  Select Your Wireless Sensors

What do you want to measure? Here are our top recommended wireless sensors for Biology experiments.

Wireless sensors will connect directly* to your Android tablets and smart phones via Bluetooth® Smart. The Wireless Spectrometer is a great investement for more advanced Biological studies. It connects via Bluetooth Classic.

*See below for compatibility information

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PS-3204
Wireless pH Sensor
The Wireless pH Sensor streams data directly to your computers, tablets, Chromebooks & smartphones. Far more accurate and effective than pH paper. More affordable than pH meters while boasting additional functionality.
The Wireless pH Sensor streams data directly to your computers, tablets, Chromebooks & smartphones. Far more accurate and effective than pH paper. More affordable than pH meters while boasting additional functionality. Measures the pH of a solution as discrete measurements or as a continuous reading.
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Wireless pH Sensor

PS-3204

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PS-3208
Wireless CO2 Sensor
The Wireless CO2 Sensor measures Carbon Dioxide gas levels wirelessly streams data to your computers, tablets, Chromebooks and smartphones.
The Wireless CO2 Sensor measures Carbon Dioxide gas levels wirelessly streams data to your computers, tablets, Chromebooks and smartphones.
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Wireless CO2 Sensor

PS-3208

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PS-3201
Wireless Temperature Sensor
A durable, wireless, high-resolution temperature sensor instantly measures and graphs temperature data for a wide variety of STEM applications. Stream the data wirelessly to your computers, tablets, Chromebooks and smartphones.
Durable, wireless, high-resolution sensor covers many temperature experiments
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Wireless Temperature Sensor

PS-3201

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PS-3203
Wireless Pressure Sensor
The Wireless Pressure Sensor collects and streams accurate measurements of gas pressure. Study the Ideal Gas Law, Boyle's Law, human lungs, vapor pressure and more. Also works as a barometer for studying transpiration.
The wireless Pressure Sensor takes accurate and consistent measurements of gas pressure. Study the Ideal Gas Law, Boyle's Law, human lungs, vapor pressure and more. Also works as a barometer for studying transpiration. Stream data wirelessly to computers, tablets, Chromebooks or Smartphones.
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Wireless Pressure Sensor

PS-3203

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PS-3210
Wireless Conductivity Sensor
Features an all-new design that measures both conductivity and total dissolved solids. Remove the clutter of wires and stream data directly to your devices.
Features an all-new design that measures both conductivity and total dissolved solids. Remove the clutter of wires and stream data directly to your devices.
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Wireless Conductivity Sensor

PS-3210

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PS-3213
Wireless Light Sensor
Our most advanced Light Sensor. Measure light level (lux), and ultraviolet light as UVA, UVB and UV index. Also features RGB color detection and calculations for irradiance and PAR for photosynthesis studies.
Our most advanced Light Sensor. Measure light level (lux), and ultraviolet light as UVA, UVB and UV index. Also features RGB color detection and calculations for irradiance and PAR for photosynthesis studies. Stream data directly to your computers, tablets, Chromebooks or smartphones.
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Wireless Light Sensor

PS-3213

3  Add additional measurements

Connect PASPORT Sensors to your Android devices via Bluetooth with the AirLink.

The AirLink interface allows you to also connect any of our more than 80 PASPORT sensors for additional measurements and investigations.

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PS-3200
AirLink
Our most economical interface. Connect a single PASPORT sensor to your SPARK Element, computer, Chromebook, tablet or smartphone via bluetooth or through a USB connection.
Our most economical interface. Connect a single PASPORT sensor to your SPARK Element, computer, Chromebook, tablet or smartphone via bluetooth or through a USB connection.
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AirLink

PS-3200

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PS-2174
PASPORT Weather Anemometer Sensor
The Weather Anemometer Sensor measures wind speed and wind chill in addition to temperature, barometric pressure, relative and absolute humidity, and dew point.
The Weather Anemometer Sensor measures wind speed and wind chill in addition to temperature, barometric pressure, relative and absolute humidity, and dew point.
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PS-2196
PASPORT Optical Dissolved Oxygen Sensor
Easily and effectively get dissolved oxygen measurements in mg/L or % saturation. No flow dependency, calibration, or warm up time.
Easily and effectively get dissolved oxygen measurements in mg/L or % saturation. No flow dependency, calibration, or warm up time.
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PS-2121
PASPORT Colorimeter Sensor
Our PASPORT Colorimeter records all 4 wavelengths simultaneously--no need to guess at wavelength to get a quality measurement.
Our PASPORT Colorimeter records all 4 wavelengths simultaneously--no need to guess at wavelength to get a quality measurement.
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PASPORT Colorimeter Sensor

PS-2121

4  Add a Lab Manual

We offer lab manuals for high school biology, AP Biology and University Biology.

Each guide contains over 20 challenging, standards-based lab activities that include inquiry extensions.  All are editable to suit the needs of your students or to better coordinate with your classroom lectures.  All labs are also accompanied by a compete teacher's guide with intensive background information and "teacher tips" as well as assessment questions.

Add one copy per classroom or lab.

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PS-2870C
Biology through Inquiry Teacher Guide
Features 25 inquiry based labs covering the fundamental concepts of cell biology, ecology and physiology.
Features 25 inquiry based labs covering the fundamental concepts of cell biology, ecology and physiology.
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PS-2852
Advanced Biology through Inquiry Teacher Guide
This manual features 22 challenging, standards-based, inquiry lab activities for AP, IB, and honors programs.
This manual features 22 challenging, standards-based, inquiry lab activities for AP, IB, and honors programs.
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PS-3800A
College Biology Instructor Guide
College Instructor edition with 26 experiments covering introductory and general biology topics.
College Instructor edition with 26 experiments covering introductory and general biology topics.
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5  Compatibility

Check your Android tablet and phone compatibility

Android 4.3 and later supports the Bluetooth® Smart connectivity used by our new wireless sensors and AirLink interface. Full compatibility details are also available.

You Can Count on PASCO Support

A knowledgable, helpful team working for you

Need help getting started? Our Teacher and Technical Support consultants are the best first point of contact and in a position to understand your needs.