Over the course of the grant which funded POMT, GEV worked with a teacher consultant (now an Einstein Fellow) to develop a sample lesson plan.
Powers of Minus Ten - PC/Mac Game
Software for PC and Mac
Appropriate for use in classrooms and at Home - as well as by science geeks and the science-inclined everywhere!
See what human skin looks at the molecular level! Zoom into the hand, discovering the skin at the organ, tissue, cellular and molecular level. Learn basic concepts in biology, exploring the parts of the cell and the different stages of the cell cycle! Also explore DNA replication, transcription and translation and how they relate to the cell cycle. A set of engaging challenges helps you put the structures you identify back together in the same basic processes covered in the app.
POMT was developed with high school students taking Integrated Inquiry Science Class at The Center School. Thank you also to the fantastic teachers Britta Culbertson and Katherine and the students, for all your feedback!
POMT is also available as an iPad app, get it now at the iTunes store!