RSO Physics 02 – Mass & Buoyancy

Originally posted on homeschoolsciencegeek:
For today’s class we did two different labs. The first one I found while digging for materials for the chemistry class I’l be teaching this fall.  This website, Middle School Science, has a great list of…

Dunkin’ for Density Challenge

Updated for 2016: See blog entry Introduction: This is a wonderful problem solving and hands-on activity to use as part of your density unit. The students enjoy the challenge and have a solid understanding of density after completing this activity.…

Reading a Triple Beam Balance (updated)

New 10/7/18 – Worksheet to record answers – Google Doc Website # 1: Step by Step Video Tutorial :  https://www.wisc-online.com/learn/natural-science/chemistry/gch202/reading-a-triple-beam-balance  Website # 2:  Interactive – learning to read values to 10ths place https://www.thephysicsaviary.com/Physics/Programs/Games/ReadtheTripleBeam/index.html Website #3: Interactive – more practice with  measuring…