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Unit TitleAuthor


The Truth Is Out There: Finding Exoplanets

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


Kimberly Sweeney
Keywords: erosion, Science, weathering


Planetary Motion From the Ground Up

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

Determining the Motion of Galaxies Using Doppler Redshift

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


Conservation: The Thermodynamics of Sustainability

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


The Chemistry of Semiconductor Integrated Circuits

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

Engineering Physics: Modding and Making

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


The Universal Law of Gravity: How Do You Know

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

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


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

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

Physics of Music: Making Waves in a Science Classroom

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

Cartoon Animation and Films in Literature: Intrinsic to Physics

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

Learning Physics and Math: An Aesthetic Approach

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

Learning Science through the Sound of Music

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

Kinematics (Equations of Motion)

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

Mathematics Through the Eyes of Physics

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