Projects

SES # PROJECT TOPICS PROJECT DETAILS
1 Sighting activity with frames and tubes (PDF)
2 Viewing with frames, lenses, pieces of mirror (PDF)
3 Activity with frames, Galileo’s calculator, lenses (PDF)
4 Glass blowing visit, diagrams, Ring of Truth, lenses (PDF)
7 Discussion of Galileo’s Experimental Research; Vincenzo Galilei, Fuga a l’unisono, 1584; motion activities and exploring; exploring with lenses, mirrors; Galileoscopes; outside observing  
8 Slide rule introduction and activities (PDF)
10 Class activities: Sun, outdoor observing, Wallace observatory tour  
11 Class sharing about explorations and relating to Galileo’s story  
Course Info
Departments
As Taught In
January IAP 2010
Learning Resource Types
notes Lecture Notes
group_work Projects
collections Image Gallery
assignment Activity Assignments
assignment_turned_in Written Assignments with Examples