PhET Simulations

PhET have some good simulations on their website (Physics and Chem):

PhET Sims

Well worth trawling through to find some good ideas (like this skate-ramp) for the SMART board.

EDIT: this site’s helpfulness rating is boosted by the ‘run offline’ button next to  each sim – they actually want us to download these and use them for free. Rock on. Needs Java.

About Stephen

International Educator: China via Japan, Indonesia & the UK. Director of Innovation in Learning & Teaching. Science educator. Twitterist (@sjtylr), dad and bloggerer. MA International Education & current EdD student. Experienced Director of Learning & MYP Coordinator. Interested in curriculum, pedagogy, purposeful EdTech and global competence. Find out more: Science site:

Posted on October 7, 2007, in Chemistry, Free Resources, Physics, Simulations, SMART Boards, Software. Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Awsome dudes…give urself a pat on the shoulder!!! well done..Keep It up… ; )

  2. i absolutely love your program.

    please send me more info on the simulations.

    you are my heroes

  3. i love this website,

    you guys rule

  4. shut up reuben

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