Understanding Motion With VelocityLab

Understanding Motion With VelocityLab

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: VelocityLab
Summary: Turn anything with wheels into a handy motion sensor

Pros: Data about velocity and acceleration streams in real time, allowing kids to build a deeper understanding of motion.
Cons: Currently only works with iOS devices and could use more tips on how to attach the sensor to different wheels.
Bottom Line: Pair your iOS device with PocketLab sensors to gather position, velocity, and acceleration data on anything that rolls.

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By Common Sense Education