High School / Environmental Science

Plant Respiration and Photosynthesis

In this lab, students will monitor a plant's carbon exchange within a closed system in both light and dark conditions to determine the dominant...

Source: Agricultural Science Lab Manual

High School / Environmental Science

Modeling an Ecosystem

In this lab, students will design and study three, small ecosystems. Students will manipulate system interactions while monitoring gas exchange,...

Source: Agricultural Science Lab Manual

High School / Environmental Science

Greenhouse Gases

In this lab, students will create and study greenhouse gases in a closed system to observe how gases impact a system's heat retention.

Source: Agricultural Science Lab Manual

High School / Environmental Science

Energy Content of Food

In this lab, students will build a calorimeter to measure the energy content of foods containing dominant macromolecules (carbohydrates vs. lipids)....

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High School / Environmental Science

Diffusion

In this lab, students will measure the pH, conductivity, and absorbance of a model cell containing a semi-permeable membrane to better understand...

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High School / Environmental Science

Soil and pH

In this lab, students will record the pH of several soil samples before determining their suitability for local crops.

Source: Agricultural Science Lab Manual

College / Physics

Intro to Measurement

In this lab, students will measure the period of a simple pendulum and use scientific methods to determine the relationships between the period...

Source: Comprehensive 850 Physics System

College / Physics

Uncertainty and Error Analysis

In this lab, students will learn how to estimate uncertainty for different types of measurements.

Source: Comprehensive 850 Physics System

College / Physics

Relative Motion in One Dimension

In this lab, students will study motion relative to a moving reference frame.

Source: Comprehensive 850 Physics System

College / Physics

Graph Matching

In this lab, students will explore plots of position and velocity vs. time. The Motion Sensor is used to detect the motion of a person moving...

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