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Teaching Energy in Introductory Physics
Grade Level: Grades 10-12

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Star Spectra Science: Using Balloons and Buttons to Model Spectroscopy
Star Spectra Science: Using Balloons and Buttons to Model Spectroscopy
This lesson blends physics and Earth Science as students explore star spectra using a physical model made of balloons and buttons.

Technology Tools

Concord Consortium: Electrostatics
Concord Consortium: Electrostatics
Exemplary digital lesson provides a rich way for students to visualize charge interaction and explore Coulomb's Law at the atomic level. Allow one full class…

Teaching Modules

General Atomics Sciences: It's a Colorful Life
This multi-day inquiry-based module on light and color includes a wealth of teacher and student guides and information. Topics include absorption, emission, additive and subtractive color, color mixing along with several hands-on activities. This resource is appropriate for students in grades 8-12.

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