CHEVRON
"Energy for Learning"
Science Equipment

 

Materials located at the elementary level appear in black, materials located at the middle school level appear in red, materials at the high school level appear in green. (Note:  components of the high school and middle school may or may not include some of the lower grade materials.)

 

GLX Data Loggers (6 - 8 -10)

 

Sensors:  2 sets of fast temperature sensors (6 - 8 -10),  voltmeter sensors (6 - 8 -10),  pH sensors (6 - 8 -10), force sensors (6 - 8 -10), motion sensors (6 - 8 -10), heart rate sensors (6 - 8 -10), sound sensors (6 - 8 -10), photogates and digital adapters (6 or 3 sets of 2 - 8 or 4 sets of 2  -10 or 5 sets of 2), wireless sensor for acceleration and altitude (1- 1-1), light sensors (6 - 8 -10), current and voltage sensors (10), rigid temperature sensors (10) , pressure sensors (10), force platform (1), EKG sensors (5), rotary motion sensors (5), turbidity sensors (5), oxygen sensors (5).

 

Laptop

 

Microscopes:  QX5  digital Microscope with slides (10X, 60X, and 200X)

                            8 - primary microscopes (4X,10X, 40X)

                            1 - T-1952 digital microscope (oil emersion,10X, 20X, 40X, 100X) with slides

                            10 - comprehensive microscopes (4X, 10X ,40X)

 

Measurement

       Mass:  triple beam balances (6 - 8), hook mass sets, digital balances (10)

       Density:  density cube kit, density sample sets (10)

       Temperature:  thermometers

       Length:  meter sticks, rulers, measuring tapes

       Capacity/Volume:  graduated cylinders, beakers

 

Sound and Light

       Sound:  tuning forks, Wave Port software

       Light:  prisms, mirrors, 40 Watts lamps, Flash lights, candles, diffraction viewing glasses

       Optical Bench and associated materials (4), laser pointers (4)

 

Atoms/Molecules: Student simple Molecular kits  (10), Molecular model sets (10)

 

Motion and Force:  friction boxes, inclined planes, bench pulleys, Hall’s cars, motion sensor guards, Dynamic Tracks and associated components (4)

 

Electricity and Magnetism

       Electricity:  snap circuits (6 - 8 -10), Analog trainers (4), Digital multi-meters (1, 8, 1)

       Magnetism:  floating magnets, red and blue bar magnets, iron filings, magnetic compass board, Lodestone Earth natural magnet (1), Alnico Bar Magnets (set of two) ( 8 -10)

 

Heat:  hot plates (6 - 8),  hot plates with magnetic stirrers (5), safety alcohol burners (10)

 

Anatomy:  owl pellets, human models (6), middle school torso (1), high school torso (1)

 

Earth and Space: Planetarium, streak mineral collections (6), introductory rock collections (6), sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rock sets (6), rock & mineral test kits(8), rock formation & identification lab kits (8), classroom rock & mineral collection (1)

 

Set-up and miscellaneous equipment:  tripod support stands, rings and clamps,  forceps, chem. plates, funnels, beakers, flasks, volumetric flasks (2 500mL, 2 1000 mL), disposable pipettes (5 mL), pipettes and pipetting balls, water jug, safety goggles, electric extension cords, stands for the GLXs, surge protectors, litmus paper, pH Hydrion paper