## Teacher's Guides

Further information about The Laboratory - the philosophy behind it, suggestions for how to use it, directions for sharing your own ideas, and ideas about using lab notebooks in physics class - is available at the many other pages found at The Laboratory. Teachers are encouraged to read these pages to gain the background required for understanding the placement of these labs on this web site and to improve the means by which they can be utilized in the classroom. Finally, for those teachers looking for other classroom ready curricular materials for use in their classroom, consider a visit to The Curriculum Corner.

### One Dimensional Kinematics

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Speedometer Lab html PDF || MS Word Speedometer Cubed Lab html PDF || MS Word Diagramming Motion Lab html PDF || MS Word Position-Time Graphs Lab html PDF || MS Word Interpreting the Slope Lab html PDF || MS Word Velocity-Time Graphs Lab html PDF || MS Word Match That Graph Lab html PDF || MS Word Two-Stage Rocket Lab html PDF || MS Word Free Fall Lab html PDF || MS Word Dune Buggy Challenge Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Newton's Laws

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Pass the Water Lab html PDF || MS Word Galileo for a Day Lab html PDF || MS Word Wait! Hmmm. Gee. Lab html PDF || MS Word F-m-a Lab html PDF || MS Word Coffee Filter Skydiver Lab html PDF || MS Word From a Feather to an Elephant Lab html PDF || MS Word Falling Body Spreadsheet Study html PDF || MS Word Friction Lab html PDF || MS Word Mu Shoe Physics Lab html PDF || MS Word Breaking Strength Lab html PDF || MS Word Two-Body Lab html PDF || MS Word Ut Tensio, Sic Vis Lab html PDF || MS Word Normal Force-o-meter Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Vectors and Projectiles

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Map Lab html PDF || MS Word As the Crow Flies Lab html PDF || MS Word Where Am I? Lab html PDF || MS Word Road Trip Lab html PDF || MS Word Crossing the River Lab html PDF || MS Word Basketball Analysis Lab html PDF || MS Word Projectile Simulation Lab html PDF || MS Word Projectile Problem-Solving Lab html PDF || MS Word Projectile Problem-Solving II Lab html PDF || MS Word Launcher Speed Lab html PDF || MS Word Maximum Range Lab html PDF || MS Word Hit the Target Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Vectors and Forces

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide It's a Breeze Lab html PDF || MS Word Getting Hung Up by Tension Lab html PDF || MS Word Sign Hanging Lab html PDF || MS Word Maximum Load Lab html PDF || MS Word Science Friction Adventure Lab html PDF || MS Word Inclined Plane Lab html PDF || MS Word On a Roll Challenge Lab html PDF || MS Word Modified Atwood's Machine Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Momentum and Collisions

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Being Impulsive AboutMomentum Change Lab html PDF || MS Word Balloon Toss Lab html PDF || MS Word Rebounding versus Sticking Lab html PDF || MS Word Before and After Lab html PDF || MS Word Action-Reaction Lab html PDF || MS Word Sand Balloon Lab html PDF || MS Word Inelastic Collision Analysis Lab html PDF || MS Word Elastic Collision Analysis Lab html PDF || MS Word What's Cooking? Lab html PDF || MS Word Two-Dimensional Collision Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Work and Energy

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide It's All Uphill Lab html PDF || MS Word It's All Uphill - The Sequel Lab html PDF || MS Word Powerhouse Lab html PDF || MS Word Marble Energy Lab html PDF || MS Word Marble Energy II Lab html PDF || MS Word Work-Kinetic Energy Lab html PDF || MS Word Energy on an Incline Lab html PDF || MS Word Energy of a Pendulum Lab html PDF || MS Word Spring Energy Lab html PDF || MS Word Elastic Cord Spreadsheet Study html PDF || MS Word Stopping Distance Lab html PDF || MS Word All Work and No Play Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Circular Motion and Satellite Motion

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Making the Turn Lab html PDF || MS Word Loop the Loop Lab html PDF || MS Word Race Track Lab html PDF || MS Word The Great Mass Attraction Simulation html PDF || MS Word Solar System Sports Spreadsheet Study html PDF || MS Word Satellite Motion Simulation html PDF || MS Word The Law of Harmonies Analysis html PDF || MS Word Jupiter's Moons Analysis html PDF || MS Word The Mass of Saturn Analysis html PDF || MS Word The Mini Drop Lab html MS Word

### Static Electricity

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Action at a Distance Lab html PDF || MS Word Sticky Tape Experiments Lab html PDF || MS Word Pop Can Induction Lab html PDF || MS Word Charging by Induction Lab html PDF || MS Word Electric Field Simulation html PDF || MS Word Coulomb's Law Lab html PDF || MS Word Electric Field Lines Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Electric Circuits

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Sparky the Electrician Lab html PDF || MS Word First to Light Lab html PDF || MS Word Greatest Current Lab html PDF || MS Word Voltage-Current-Resistance Lab html PDF || MS Word Round vs. Oblong – the Greatest Resistance? Lab html PDF || MS Word Series versus Parallel Lab html PDF || MS Word Comparing Voltage Drops and Currents in Series Lab html PDF || MS Word Bulbs in Series Circuits Lab html PDF || MS Word Comparing Voltage Drops and Currents in Parallel Lab html PDF || MS Word Bulbs in Parallel Circuits Lab html PDF || MS Word Combination Circuits Lab html PDF || MS Word Energy Audit Activity html PDF || MS Word

### Wave Basics

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide A Wiggle in Time Lab html PDF || MS Word Period of a Pendulum Lab html PDF || MS Word A Wiggle in Time and Space Lab html PDF || MS Word Wave Motion Lab html PDF || MS Word Speed of a Wave Lab html PDF || MS Word Vibrating Spring Lab html PDF || MS Word Nodes and Antinodes Lab html PDF || MS Word Harmonic Frequencies Lab html PDF || MS Word Wave Behavior Demonstration Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Sound and Music

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Listen Up! Lab html PDF || MS Word Mach 1 Lab html PDF || MS Word Natural Frequency and Standing Waves Lab html PDF || MS Word Closed End Air Column Lab html PDF || MS Word Open End Air Column Lab html PDF || MS Word Guitar String Lab html PDF || MS Word Music in a Bottle Lab html PDF || MS Word Musical Intervals Lab html PDF || MS Word Musical Scales Lab html PDF || MS Word Timbre Lab html PDF || MS Word Who Can Hear Monte Tone? Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Light and Color

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Ripple Tank Lab html PDF || MS Word Two-Point Source Analysis Lab html PDF || MS Word Young's Experiment Lab html PDF || MS Word Getting it Right With Light Lab html PDF || MS Word Diluted by Distance Lab html PDF || MS Word Color Addition Lab html PDF || MS Word Taking Away from RGB Lab html PDF || MS Word Painting with CMY Lab html PDF || MS Word Filtering Away Lab html PDF || MS Word

### Reflection and Mirrors

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Reflection Lab html PDF || MS Word Plane Mirror Image Lab html PDF || MS Word Rough versus Smooth Lab html PDF || MS Word What Portion ...? Lab html PDF || MS Word Right Angle Mirror Lab html PDF || MS Word Improving Your Image Lab html PDF || MS Word Infinity Derivation html PDF || MS Word Exploring Curved Mirrors Lab html PDF || MS Word Finding Smiley Lab html PDF || MS Word Magnification Ratio Lab html PDF || MS Word Mirror Equation Derivation html PDF || MS Word

### Refraction and Lenses

 Title of Lab Lab Description Teacher's Guide Refraction Action Lab html PDF || MS Word Direction of Bending Lab html PDF || MS Word Least Time Principle Lab html PDF || MS Word How Much? Lab html PDF || MS Word The Unknown n Lab html PDF || MS Word R and R Lab html PDF || MS Word A Critical Lab html PDF || MS Word Exploring Lenses Lab html PDF || MS Word The L•O•S•T Art of Image Description Lab html PDF || MS Word The Lens Equation Lab html PDF || MS Word