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|School / Organization||KIPP Houston Public Schools|
|Title||Hooke's Law (Hands-on & PhET)|
|Simulations||Massa dan Pegas|
|Description||This is a two day lab. In the first day, students conduct a hands-on investigation to calculate the spring constant of a rubber band and a spring. The second day, they use the PhET sim. At the end of the second day, they compare their experiences using the sim and the hands-on lab.|
|Science as Inquiry - A|
|Physical Science - B|
|Life Science - C|
|Earth & Space Science - D|
|Science & Technology - E|
|Science in Personal and Social Perspective - F|
|History and Nature of Science - G|
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