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How do I design introductory physics labs to meet specific goals?

December 21, 2023 by N. G. Holmes, Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Physics and the Department of Physics, Cornell University

There are a lot of things going on in a lab: from handling equipment, analyzing data, coordinating data with relevant physics ideas, to communicating results and working in a team. How do you decide what goals to focus on and what kinds of activities are best suited to those goals?

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Which laboratory skills research-based assessment should I use in my class?

April 10, 2021 by Adrian Madsen, Sarah B. McKagan, Eleanor C. Sayre, and Cassandra A. Paul

This article discusses and compares 4 research-based assessments on lab skills to help you choose one to use in your course.

concept inventories,  research-based assessment,  lab skills