Transverse and Longitudinal Waves

This resource also includes:

It is not a unique or exciting lesson, but rather the typical demonstrations of transverse and longitudinal waves. Use a rope for modeling transverse waves, and a plastic coil or spring toy for longitudinal waves. 

75 Views 85 Downloads
Instructional Ideas

  • Where this resource may most come in handy is if you are teaching waves for the first time or need a refresher
Pros

  • The background information and lesson procedure are explained quite well
Cons

  • None