Teaching of Science
Physics Project available: New Scientists PH1.1 Question: How do you teach Electricity, Magnetism, Construction, Bearings to a 5 year old ? . How do you teach Electrical Circuits, Energy, Friction, Relationships of speed and vibration to a 13 year old ? Summary: This project developed by 3rd year University of Otago students in NZ in 2012. This project offers information and links to allow you to teach the subject of Physics, The Physical World. The children construct a turbine using E-Waste specifically old hard drives - bearing, magnets, some wires, LED's from an old PC. For the older students the project introduces the concepts of Design for Disassembly, Re Manufacture, understanding how technology works.