Free interactive math and science simulations. PhET sims are based on extensive education research and engage students through an intuitive, game-like environment where students learn through exploration and discovery. Good link between theoretical teaching and practical, hands on teaching. This tool will not free you from doing hands-on activities but it will help your students to understand what is happening in the hands-on activity.
- Website: https://phet.colorado.edu/
- What kind of tool is it? Web based tool, App
- The tool is made for: Windows, MacOS, Android, iOS
- Cost involved? Free to use
- Digital competences for students: Information and data literacy, Problem solving
- Related to subjects: Math, Science
- Age groups: Age 8-9, Age 10-12, Age 13-15, Age 16+
- Devices needed: Student devices with internet connection
- Account needed: No account needed, It is better if the teacher has an account but not necessary.
- Difficulty level: 2 (from 1 – 5 )
- GDPR compliant?