Lesson 3 : Setting up Mission 1

The Mission 1 Sensors

The Mission 1 kit contains a number of small sensors which can be used to experiment, and display information in real time. 

Goal

Understand the different sensors and how they work.

New Information Presented

Concepts of piezo-electric devices.

Circuits / continuity / open circuit.

Application Task

View presentation, preferable in groups or 3 to 4 students, and complete question sheet in relation to presentation (15 mins)

Goal Revisited

One or more groups could correctly explain how the sensors work (10 min)

 

Downloadable Files

Lesson 3 Sensors Vibration.docx

Lesson 3 Sensors Tilt Ball.docx

Lesson 3 Sensors Reed Switch.docx

Lesson 3 Sensors Optical Detector.docx

Lesson 3 Sensors FSR.docx

M1 Lesson 3.pptx