youcubed: Galileo’s Investigation
youcubed (Stanford University)

In this activity we invite students to conduct their own version of Galileo’s experiment, enabling them to use derivatives as rates and to consider the differences between average and  instantaneous speed.

Siemens STEM Day: Wind-Up Winners
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will investigate the motion of wind-up toys.

Siemens STEM Day: Just For Kicks
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will compare two forces of energy on the motion, velocity, and direction of an object.

Siemens STEM Day: Bouncing Properties
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will test and observe the bouncing properties of different types of balls (softball, basketball, golf ball, playground ball, volleyball, beach ball, ball of paper).