Elementary Science with Vernier

Elementary Science with Vernier contains 43 fun and engaging experiments for elementary students.


Activities investigate the topics of temperature, motion, force, magnetism, light, electricity, and pressure. Also included are lots of teacher tips, black-line masters, and clear illustrations to facilitate student understanding. This book is for data collection on computers and LabQuest only.

Included with Elementary Science with Vernier

  • Complete student experiments with materials list, step-by-step instructions, data tables, and questions.
  • Teacher Information section for each experiment with complete directions for setting up experiments, helpful hints, and sample graphs and data.
  • Word-processing files of the student sections on a CD so that any experiment may be easily edited to your specifications (Microsoft Word for Macintosh and Windows files).
  • CD includes instructions to perform the experiments on every supported platform:
    • Computer
    • LabQuest in standalone mode

Features listed above are only available when you purchase the lab book. The downloadable evaluation PDFs include student instructions only.

Sensors and Interfaces for Experiments

Buy a package to get the sensors and interface used for the experiments in this book.

Go to Elementary Science packages


Select an experiment below to view objectives, standards correlations, or download a preview.

1Learning to Use Go!Temp
2How Do Mittens Keep You Warm?
3Baggie Mittens
4The Sole Purpose
5Cool Reaction!
6Cold as Ice
7Are We Cool or What?
8Why Do We Need Thermometers?
9Celsius or Fahrenheit. What's the Difference?
10Getting it Just Right!
11Go!Temp Spends the Night
12Hold Everything! Comparing Insulators
13Keepin' it Cool! Design Your Own Thermos
14I'm Melting! Water Changes States
15Solid, Liquid, Gas: Water Can Do it All!
16Learning to Use the Pressure Sensor
17Get a Grip!
18Under Pressure
19Bubbles in Your Bread
20Learning to Use Go! Motion
22Batty About Science
23Spring into Action!
24Air Ball!
25Driving with Energy
26Weigh Station - All Trucks Stop!
27Learning to Use the Force Sensor
28Lift the Load
29What a Drag!
30Oh! My Aching Back! How Ramps Make Lifting Easier
31Learning to Use the Light Probe
32Distance From the Sun
33Summer and Winter
34Sunshine on My Shoulders
35Reflectivity of Light
36Learning to Use the Magnetic Field Sensor
37Exploring the Poles
38Making Magnets
40Learning to Use the Voltage Probe
41Are All Batteries the Same?
42Stacked Batteries
43All Worn Out!
P1Weather Stations

Ordering Information

All prices are for U.S. educators.

    NameOrder CodePriceQuantity
    Elementary Science with VernierEWV$48

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    About this Book


    • Marti Moore
    • David Carter
    • Barbara Andersen
    • Tara Windle



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