Algodoo – Physics Education

One of the students I’ve been working with attended the recent Electroboard conference and  was shown Algodoo.  She was so impressed that she brought it up in a conversation about how excited she was to discover new ways to use ICT in a secondary Physics classroom – up until this point she hadn’t seen the likes of Phet simulations and she was blown away by what this product could do. However as a proprietary, paid for piece of software it does have a lot more functionality than Phet as it allows you to create your own simulations from scratch. Some of the examples below are a little reminiscent of creating your own “Angry Birds” activity – which appeals to me ! 😉 This video will give you an idea of its potential uses:

ou can download a FREE trial of this awesome software from here. Have you used this software?  Why not share your experiences below?

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