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Middle School / Physical Science

Weight Drop Launch

Students will investigate how a weight drop launch style of roller coaster works using a //code.Node Cart. Additionally, they will create a Blockly...

NEW
Middle School / Physical Science

Speed and Velocity

Students will investigate speed and velocity using the //code.Node Cart. Using the data they collect, they will create a two Blockly challenge...

NEW
Middle School / Physical Science

Crash Test: Velocity and Inertia

Students will explore Newton's laws of motion using the //code.Node Cart to measure velocity and observing what occurs when it comes to a sudden...

NEW
Middle School / Physical Science

Wheels: Diameter and Distance

Students will calculate the circumference of the //code.Node Cart wheels in order to solve problems as well as create two Blockly coding programs.

High School / Biology

Plant Pigments and Photosynthesis

In this lab, students will separate plant pigments from a sample using paper chromatography and measure the light reactions of photosynthesis...

Source: Essential Biology Teacher Lab Manual

High School / Physics

Blockly Extension: Acoustic Stopwatch

Students develop Blockly code that uses data from a Wireless Sound Sensor to trigger start and stop timing, effectively creating a stopwatch...

Source: Blockly Investigations and Activities

Middle School / STEM

Digital Thermometer

Students use a //code.Node and a wireless temperature sensor to create a device that alerts the user to a fever.

Source: Essential Coding to Learn Teacher's Manual

Middle School / STEM

Intruder Alarm

Students use their previous knowledge of coding to create a unique program that will alert them to an intruder. The process will include submitting...

Source: Essential Coding to Learn Teacher's Manual

Middle School / Physical ScienceSTEM

Step Counter

Students will use either the acceleration-y or acceleration-x //code.Node sensor and knowledge of their own gait to create a program that mimics...

Source: Essential Coding to Learn Teacher's Manual

Middle School / STEM

Investigating Sound Levels

Students use the //code.Node sound sensor to investigate various sound levels and create a program to alert the user when the music from their...

Source: Essential Coding to Learn Teacher's Manual

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