David Macaulay, author of the best-selling The New Way Things Work, has invented a completely new and original way to learn the FUNdamentals of Physics!
Macaulay’s totally unique approach to teaching invites students to share in the author’s own exuberance and curiosity about the world and how it works.
Students will learn about various scientific principles as they go through the Inventor’s Log – a fascinating view of the wonders of the world as explained by science.
Students then apply their knowledge to become mechanical engineers and actually design and build their own exciting pinball games, Using springs, hot air balloons, gears and more, they learn science and gather more and more gadgets which they can use in building their games.
As the bumpers and obstacles of their game come together, their knowledge of science increases.
Pinball Science categories:
Units and Measurements
Pinball Science features:
Thousands of different possible pinball game designs
Coverage of 24 key topics and concepts
45,000 words of text to help integrate science learning and pinball fun
Three different difficulty settings make learning about science fun for a wide range of ages
Unique illustrations from award-winning children's book artist David Macaulay
Pinball Science 2.1 System Requirements:
Windows XP, Vista, 7 32-bit (not yet tested on Windows 10)