STUDENT ACTIVITY: In this activity, students make and/or observe two moving models of the different tectonic plate boundaries under the North and South Islands representing the North Island subduction zone and the South Island Alpine Fault.
A model of a beating heart from the Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland shows the contraction of the ventricle three-dimensionally and graphically. Acknowledgements: The Auckland Bioengineering Institute The University of Auckland
Student Activity - Scale model for satellite orbits. In this activity, students use a scale model of the Earth and identify altitudes of various satellites. They then use a smaller object on a string to model gravity and satellite motion.