Thursday, December 14, 2006

During the fall 2006 term, Richard Barrans of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Wyoming had the students in his class for elementary education majors write short essays on some of the subjects in The Flying Circus of Physics, using the list of references available at the book's website:
He has posted the essays at and I have enjoyed reading each of them. If you teach physics or any type of physical science, you might consider making a similar assignment.