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Featonby, David – Physics Education, 2005
Teachers looking for simple objects with which to explore physics could do a lot worse than return to the toys of their youth. Toys can capture students' attention, and many toys will behave in ways that can be used to explain forces, motion, electricity etc.
Descriptors: Toys, Physics, Science Teachers, Teaching Methods