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Low Tech: When Pictionary Meets Movie Quotes

“Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Remember where this quote comes from? Ok, we’ll help you. We all have favorite movie quotes. From Dirty Dancing to The Godfather, movies … Continue reading

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Roller Coaster Game

Welcome to the death defying Funderstanding Roller Coaster! This simulator is designed for people who want to design their own thrilling coaster and educators who want to use a cool activity to simulate the application of physics by using an … Continue reading

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physics simulations

Roller Coaster Fun

Design your own roller coaster! We’ve created a simulation that makes it a lot of fun to play roller coaster games with. And you may learn something too.

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TMSIDK: Why do beer steins have a cap?

That was the question my colleague Mickael asked me while sitting in my dining room looking at my collection of beer glasses and mugs. He had noticed a big mug which I had brought back from Andechs, Germany. As I started to answer, I realized I had no idea so I looked it… Read More


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Links We Like

Movie Making For Everyone   https://plotagon.com   Here's an interesting piece of software I just read about called Plotagon This software allows you to write a movie script and it will do all the animation for you to make your words come to life. You also can add music and… Read More


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Current Events for Kids: Tackling Today’s Race Issues

Unlike many current events discussions, which can seem relatively abstract to kids, one that hits close to home centers on racial issues. Even young children may see instances of racial tension occurring in real-life situations, making it an important topic to delve into during your dinnertime discussions. But how do… Read More


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