Doppler Shift Teacher Resources
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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...
Meet the Neighbors: Planets Around Nearby StarsLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Students explain why a transiting planet causes a periodic dimming in the light from its parent star. They determine the radius of a planet, and its orbital distance, by analyzing data and manipulating equations. Students compare the...
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...
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.