Doppler effect Teacher Resources
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Is There a Center of the Universe?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The history of our understanding of the center of the universe is explored through this film. The ideas of Aristotle, Copernicus, Bruno, Descartes, and Herschel are included, as well as the new discoveries that have helped the theories...
Tools to Study Tornadoes and GalaxiesLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Take your class on an intergalactic journey as they explore the galaxy and various meteorological events taking place in our atmosphere each day. Learners investigate electromagnetic waves and the Doppler Effect before gathering radar...
Sound: Crash Course Physics #18Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What makes sound possible? Answer this question while viewing the 18th lesson of a complete Crash Course physics series. After discussing waves in previous lessons, the narrator applies those characteristics to sound waves and their...
Computer Interfacing: Frequency Measurement - The Doppler EffectLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Students explore the Dollper effect by finding the frequency and velocity of sound. In this velocity instructional activity, students determine the impulse during a collision by using their data and a software program.
The Big Bang Theory and Red-ShiftLesson Planet
1 min 9th - 12th
The universe is getting bigger and bigger! A video features an instructor explaining the Big Bang Theory and gives evidence to show the universe is still expanding. Discussion includes the doppler effect and the red-shift in the light...
Bill Nye Asks Does Jupiter Have A Core?Lesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do scientists figure out what's inside something without cutting it in half? Space scholars search for answers with a short video from the THNKR Why with Bill Nye! playlist. Bill Nye discusses how the orbital path of the Juno space...
Can You Hear the Change in Pitch?Lesson Planet
5 seconds 9th - 12th
This video concerning the Doppler effect lasts only about 10 seconds. It begins with the question, "Can you hear the change in pitch?" and records from one spot, the sound of a car coming closer, closer, closer, and then passing by. This...