Water Polo with WiiMotes
Students in the Strength & Conditioning class at El Dorado High School learned how acceleration is prevalent in sports.
Bowling with WiiMotes
Students in the Freshman PE class at El Dorado High School learned about the role acceleration plays in bowling.
Styrofoam Cup Speakers Lab
8th grade physics students learn about sound waves and electricity (including electromagnetics and fields). Combining these two concepts into simple to build foam cup speakers allows students to see a real world application of these concepts. The speakers work really well!
Laser Security System
As part of a physics section on light, students attempt to 'steal' candy from the laser and mirror security system.