The Satellite Delay Relay
Students explore the time it takes for communication waves to travel from the sender to the receiver. This experience uses the format of a relay race to illustrate the delay between sending and receiving a message via satellite.
4th - 8th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Radio Reception and Transmission
After reading about radio transmission, application, and the difference between AM and FM, small teams of engineers use a kit to construct an FM radio and then send and receive broadcasts. This is an ideal activity for middle school STEM...
3rd - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Keep In Touch: Communications and Satellites
Fourth graders explore communications by reading assigned space science text. In this satellite activity, 4th graders identify the concept of orbiting and examine gravitational pull by viewing diagrams. Students are assessed based on...
4th Visual & Performing Arts