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Explore Vast Collection of Free K12 Virtual Science Experiments

Explore Vast Collection of Free K12 Virtual Science Experiments

App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: PhET Interactive Simulations
Summary: Massive cache of excellent (and free!) science and math simulations

Pros: Covers a huge range of topics across grades and accomplishes in the browser what might otherwise require tons of time and lab equipment.
Cons: Not as compelling as real-world simulations, the design is somewhat dated, and many tools require Java.
Bottom Line: Instantly add meaningful lab experiences to math and science classrooms for exactly $0? It's tough to beat that.

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By Common Sense Education