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Unit TitleAuthor


The Truth Is Out There: Finding Exoplanets

Klint Kanopka
Keywords: Math, Physical Science, Space Science, Science


Kimberly Sweeney
Keywords: erosion, Science, weathering


Planetary Motion From the Ground Up

Klint Kanopka
Keywords: Kepler, Inquiry, Math, geometry, Galileo, geocentric, gravity, heliocentric, High School, physics, Physical Science, orbit, mathematics, observation, Newton, solar system, simulation, advanced placement, advanced placement physics, ap physics, Science, argument, astronomy

Determining the Motion of Galaxies Using Doppler Redshift

Caitlin M. Matyas
Keywords: Inquiry, redshift, Hubble expansion, High School, Physical Science, physics, simulation, discussion, Doppler effect, Science, astronomy


Conservation: The Thermodynamics of Sustainability

Klint Kanopka
Keywords: maker, makered, making, Math, heat, project based learning, physics, problem solving, problem based learning, mathematics, advanced placement, Thermodynamics, temperature, Technology, sustainability, energy, engineering, design, ap physics, climate


The Chemistry of Semiconductor Integrated Circuits

Cristobal Carambo
Keywords: Physical Science, physics, physics vocabulary, electric circuits, electricity, Electrochemistry, electronics, engineering, Science, chemis, Chemistry

Engineering Physics: Modding and Making

Klint Kanopka
Keywords: maker, makered, makerspace, making, Math, fabrication, robot, project based learning, physics, problem solving, problem based learning, mathematics, robotics, advanced placement, advanced placement physics, ap, tools, 3d, 3d carving, 3d printing, design, design thinking, engineering, CAD, ap physics, Arduino, building, Science, construction


The Universal Law of Gravity: How Do You Know

Alex Leed
Keywords: laws of physics, literacy based, formulas, high school curriculum, How do you know?, mathematical computations, universal law of gravity, thematic unit, collaborative learning

The Importance of Surface to Volume Ratio (SVR) in Everyday Life.

Krishan L. Wadhwa
Keywords: geometry, physics


Science Through Science Fiction in a Hot Air Balloon

Nancy Baulis
Keywords: fantasy, Hindenburg, hot air balloon, Philadelphia Zoo, Math, social studies, science fiction, weather, aeronautics, air machines, writing, Dirigibles, Wizard of Oz, Science


Can You Hear Me Now? – Exploring the Science of Sound

Rita Sorrentino
Keywords: language arts, hearing, physics, medium, acoustics, sound, Technology, vibrations, wave motion, speech, elementary school, computer science, Science

Physics of Music: Making Waves in a Science Classroom

Rosalind Echols
Keywords: hip-hop generation, Physical Science, physics, motion, waves, sound, Science

Cartoon Animation and Films in Literature: Intrinsic to Physics

Bonnee L. Breese
Keywords: physics, literacy terms, Making connections, Math, film, film editing, physics vocabulary, English Language Arts, cartoon animation, Science

Learning Physics and Math: An Aesthetic Approach

Moses B. Jackson
Keywords: Math, physics, explore, high school math, Music, 9th grade, 10th grade, think, discover, dance, Art, arts, create

Learning Science through the Sound of Music

Vijayalakshmi Karri
Keywords: human perception of sound, frequency, Physical Science, Music, music room, nature of waves, science lab, 9th grade, amplitude, Sound of Music, sound waves, Science

Kinematics (Equations of Motion)

Krishan L. Wadhwa
Keywords: Kinematics, Graphs, Physical Science, physics, motion of objects, acceleration, equations of motion, speed, velocity, diagrams, deceleration, vectors

Mathematics Through the Eyes of Physics

Anne Cherian
Keywords: quadratic equations, Kinematics, linear equations, physics, motion, Math, motion of objects, acceleration, velocity, 11th grade, time, speed, displacement, distance