Physics Van 3-site Navigational Menu

Science 2 Schools Navigational Menu

K-12 Science 2 Schools Traveling Science Programs: The Science of Spin

Program Logo
Program Title:
The Science of Spin
Euless, TX, United States
Minneapolis, MN, United States
Springfield, VA, United States
New York City, NY, United States
Atlanta, GA, United States
Indianapolis, IN, United States
Miami, FL, United States
Denver, CO, United States
Melbourne, Australia
Geographical Area:
We are based in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area but we actually travel over the U.S. (and world). We also have local presenters in The D.C./PA area, CO and MN.
General Description:
The program consists of an entertaining and educational one hour assembly. The first half of the assembly, suitable for all ages, is titled SPINNING FUN AND SAFETY. The second segment, suitable for students in grades 3 and up, is the SCIENCE OF SPIN. Using multiple demonstrations and class participation, students are introduced to the concepts of gyroscopic stability, rotational inertia, planes of spin, distribution of mass, potential & kinetic energy, friction and levers.
Area of Science:
Target Grade Levels:
K-8 1st part, 3-6 Physics.
Target Group Size:
$600 or no fee option available

The information contained in this page is accurate as of September, 2007.