Study of Sound and Waves Collection


A compilation of resources for designing units on the study of sound and waves, including real--time graphs, for middle and high school investigations.

Resources in “Study of Sound and Waves” Collection

Title Resource Type File Type
Archive: From Sound Waves to Microwaves: "Listening" to the Oldest Light of the Universe with the Planck Mission December 16, 2009 Web Seminar Archive Web Page
Body Waves Book Chapter PDF File
Designing Project-Enhanced Environments Journal Article PDF File
Doppler beats Book Chapter PDF File
Dopplerball Journal Article PDF File
How Sound Gets Around Book Chapter PDF File
Idea Bank: A Resonance Tube Experiment Using "Boomwhackers" Journal Article PDF File
Inquiry-Based Investigation on the Internet: Sound and the Human Ear Journal Article PDF File
Mythbusters, Musicians, and MP3 Players: A Middle School Sound Study Journal Article PDF File
RAVEN Interactive Sound Analysis Software

Raven Lite is a free software program that lets users record, save, and visualize sounds as spectrograms and waveforms. Raven Lite is intended for students, educators, and hobbyists, and can be used for learning about sounds, as an aid in birdsong recognition, and in musical instruction

User File Web Page
Sound Waves Book Chapter PDF File