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Lab-Aids: Measuring Experiments Kit - STEMfinity
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Lab-Aids: Measuring Experiments Kit

$106.99

Lab-Aids: Measuring Experiments Kit


 

 This diverse LAB-AIDS‚® provides a series of individualized activities that require students to perform increasingly sophisticated measurements. The primary focus on length over a wide range of dimensions provides ample opportunities to practice using metric units. This kit is a "must have" for science students at any level. The kit is complete for 24 students and is reusable.


Scientific Concepts:
  • Measure of common objects
  • Utilization of iformation from graphs
  • Measuring with tools and an astrolab
  • Measure angles
  • Determine the Earth's radius, diameter and circumference
  • Measure the distance to the Sun
  • Consider magnitude of the Solar System
  • Determine "size" of low moon vs. high moon
  • Determine diameter of the moon
  • Use of baselines and range-finder to determine distance


Content List:

  • 1 Teacher's Guide
  • 50 Student Worksheets and Guides: Part I and Part II
  • 12 Brass clips
  • 12 LAB-AIDS‚® rangefinder/earth rules
  • 24 Magnets
  • 12 Marble balls
  • 1 String, pkg
  • 50 Strips, paper
  • 12 Protractors
  • 100 Graph paper, sheets
  • 24 Straws
  • 12 Weights
  • 12 Sets of Student Activity Cards #1
  • 12 Sets of Student Activity Cards #2
  • 12 Sets of Student Activity Cards #3
  • 12 Sets of Student Activity Cards #4

Classroom Planning:
  • To complete this kit requires one ~50-minute class period.
  • Number of students: 50