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Vectors in Science Education

Students learn that some physical quantities behave like vectors fairly early. However the nature of vectors and the application of vector algebra model to real life situations is often fai…

Publisher: T³ Europe

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Mathematics, Physics

Labels: Vector calculus, Physics, Sharing Inspiration 2021

Auf die richtige Beleuchtung kommt es an …

Ermüdungsfreies Arbeiten und die Gesunderhaltung der Augen untersucht mithilfe Physik, Mathematik und Informatik

Publisher: T³ Europe

Editor: Ian Galloway, Christine Buerki

Author: Roland Seidel

Område:  Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science

Labels: SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being, SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy, SDG 13: Climate Action, Sustainability

The Right Lighting is Important ...

Fatigue-free work and keeping eyes healthy studied with the help of physics, mathematics and computer science

Publisher: T³ Europe

Editor: Ian Galloway, Christine Buerki

Author: Roland Seidel

Område:  Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science

Labels: SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being, SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy, SDG 13: Climate Action, Sustainability

A Healthy Classroom

Classrooms are mini-ecosystem with own climate. Learn about the latency of environmental factors, like temperature, humidity, and air quality. Implement an automated environmental measureme…

Publisher: T³ Europe

Editor: Ian Galloway, Christine Buerki

Author: Veit Berger, Hans-Martin Hilbig

Område:  STEM

Labels: SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being, SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, CO2, Sustainability

Rover, a Sm@rt Wheelchair

Developing a robotic prototype for controlling the movement of an electric wheelchair, only with head movements.

Publisher: T³ Europe

Editor: Ian Galloway, Christine Buerki

Author: Alexandre Gomes

Område:  Mathematics, STEM

Labels: SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being, Coding, Sustainability

Modelling Increase in Rainfall with Temperature

Rise in global temperature will lead to increase in rainfall. Thermodynamics helps to predict the future.

Publisher: T³ Europe

Editor: Ian Galloway, Christine Buerki

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Physics, STEM, Mathematics

Labels: Pressure, Temperature, Rain, Sustainability, SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation, SDG 13: Climate Action

Mathematics in Motion

Modelling things in motion – with some smart TI-Nspire mathematical tools

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Author: Linda Tetlow, Ian Galloway, Adrian Oldknow

Område:  Mathematics, STEM

Labels: Modelling, Data, Calculus, Velocity

Computer Graphics

Different mathematical approaches used by computer programmers to create and manipulate images

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Author: Linda Tetlow, Ian Galloway, Adrian Oldknow

Område:  Mathematics, Computer Science

Using Real World Data

Curriculum opportunities in both mathematics and science and also to cross-curricular dimensions: healthy lifestyles; global dimension and sustainable development; technology and the media;…

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Author: Linda Tetlow, Ian Galloway, Adrian Oldknow

Område:  Mathematics, STEM

Capturing Data: Modelling and Interpretation

Reallife contexts, curriculum opportunities and cross-curricular dimensions

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Author: Linda Tetlow, Ian Galloway, Adrian Oldknow

Område:  Mathematics, STEM

Labels: Data

Estimating the Earth’s Albedo

Earth’s albedo determines amount of solar radiation reflected by Earth’s surface. Carry out a lab exercise to measure Earth’s albedo using a light pro and coloured paper to resemble differe…

Publisher: T³ Europe

Editor: Ian Galloway, Christine Buerki

Author: Armando Severino

Område:  Mathematics, Physics

Labels: Data collection, Sustainability, Climate Change, SDG 13: Climate Action, SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

It's a Sticking Point

Learn about Amontons’ two laws and find out why weight is not thrown forwards when stopping. We will discuss Jeremy Clarkson’s erroneous views on stopping distances and use TI STEM technolo…

Publisher: T³ Europe

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Physics, STEM

Labels: Acceleration, Data collection, Dynamic Systems, Newton's law, Physics, Test of hypothesis, TI-Innovator Rover

Closing remarks Sharing Inspiration 2019

Closing remarks bringing to an end 4 days of intense discussion and debate. One day spent at the Jacques Delors building with policy makers and the next three with educators in the Crowne…

Publisher: T³ Europe

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Other

Labels: Equations, Sharing Inspiration 2019

Are Mathematical and Scientific Models different?

Using the fitting of curves to cables this activity examines the nature of scientific and mathematical modeling. Either student instruction or CPD for professionals.

Publisher: T³ Europe

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  STEM

Labels: Modelling, Parabola, Physics, Quadratic, Software, Tangent, Vector calculus

The Bungee Jumper: a simple mathematical model

Exploring the energy transfers as a bungee jumper falls by considering each of the three stores (kinetic, gravitational and elastic) as a function of x and then summing.

Publisher: T³ Europe

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  STEM

Labels: Acceleration, Algebra, Dynamic Simulations, Functions, Mathematical thinking, Mechanics, Modelling, Physics, Sharing Inspiration 2019, Stochastics

Closing remarks for Sharing Inspiration 2017

Closing comments and taking our ideas forward

Publisher: T³ Europe

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  STEM

Labels: Computer Algebra, Limit, Sharing Inspiration 2017, STEM

A Lunar Ellipse

Students consider the question "What is the shape of the curve forming the terminator of the crescent moon?" They then calculate the area of the crescent and graph its variation over one m…

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  STEM

Labels: 3D Geometry, Coding, Algebra, Randomness, Angles, STEM, Area, T3, Ellipse, TI-Innovator, Frequency, Modelling, Physics, Sine

Time of Death

Collect temperature data and use an exponential model to estimate time of death.

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Editor: Barrie Galpin

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Mathematics

Labels: Physics

Ice and Salt

Use a temperature probe to investigate the effect of adding salt to a water/ice mixture.

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Editor: Barrie Galpin

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Mathematics

Labels: Physics, Data collection

Air Resistance

Motion data from weighted cones shows air resistance varies as the square of terminal speed

Publisher: Texas Instruments UK

Editor: Barrie Galpin

Author: Ian Galloway

Område:  Physics, STEM

Labels: Physics