Teacher Resources
Events for Teachers


The annual
Physics Fair explores the inner workings of the UW- Madison Department of Physics.

Come see an annual Wonders of Physics show
 in February - it may spark new ideas for your classroom!


General Physics Resources


Experiments to try at home


Wonders of Physics Demonstrations
- more information on the physics behind the show

Teacher's Guide (pdf)- printable information on the physics behind the show

Videos and DVDs of Public Shows - see the Wonders of Physics Home Page for more information on ordering or to stream using Media Player

Physics Demonstrations book by Clint Sprott

Database of Physics Demonstrations
- from the UW Physics Department

Books of Science Experiments
- from the University of Maryland Physics Department

How Stuff Works


Check out our Science Links for other UW Science Outreach Programs

Science Friday (SciFri): Weekly science radio show hosted by NPR. Fridays 1-3pm

Plasma Physics Resources


Science Education at Princeton Plasma Physics Lab


Coalition for Plasma Science