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Light Wave-Particle DualityLesson Planet
2 mins 11th - Higher Ed
How can light be both a wave and particle? A video explains the co-existing wave and particle nature of light. Using formulas discussed in previous lessons in the series, the instructor develops the formula that shows the relationship...
The Photoelectric Effect in PhotocellsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Illuminate your physics class with this examination of a photovoltaic cell. Teach the structure and operation of the device using a diagram. Then make a human-powered, larger-than-life sized model of a PV cell. Learners become electrons...
Light Is Waves: Crash Course Physics #39Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Help your classes visualize light as a wave using an engaging video lesson. The 39th lesson of the Crash Course physics series highlights the characteristics of a light wave. The lesson continues by analyzing the behavior of waves during...
Understanding Wave Motion - Slinky vs. Snaky: Which Spring is Dominant?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
Ride the wave to an understanding of refraction! The first in a series of two inquiry-based lessons challenges learners to create transverse waves with two different types of springs. As their wave hits an object, they observe the change...
STEMbite: Polarization of LightLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 12th
Here is a backyard explanation of the polarization of light. Using his porch railing, the video narrator demonstrates that if the grating is lined up with the direction of light waves, represented by a hula hoop, the waves are allowed to...