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Website review by Galen McQuillen, Common Sense Education | Updated August 2020

PhET Interactive Simulations

Massive collection of excellent (and free!) science and math simulations

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Based on 7 reviews
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22%| Warning Expert evaluation by Common Sense
Grades
3–12
Subjects & Skills
Math, Science, Critical Thinking

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Tony D. , Classroom teacher
Classroom teacher
UWCSEA
Singapore, Singapore
If you are looking for some hands-on online activities/simulation, this is the place to stop.
I like this site and some of the activities/simulation in there, but they have to be linked with your curriculum and maybe an activity prepared by you. Students have the option to explore and invent their own circuits with different components, and that´s great for creativity and also to put knowledge in practice, as if the circuit is not built properly, it won´t work thus also good for problem solving. You can use it for a lesson or for students to practice circuits at home (in case you don´t have tho ...
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