PhET Progress Report

Sam Reid

April 30, 2008


An online version of this report is available here.

Here’s a pie chart representation of the time distribution.



·         Posted version 15-21, latest is here

·         See link for change list and to-do’s

1.      Mac bug problematic

2.      Will students know to push play?

3.      Better control for fat mass % ?

4.      Account for gender effects on BMI/BMR?

·         Rough draft activity here

1.      Can Wendy comment on this draft?

·         Planned for high school usage May 7-8





·         Discussed bitrock with John & Dano

·         Discussed Fonts with Chris

o   Still needs discussion and work

·         Deployed translations


Upcoming Work

·         Fitness Simulation

·         Platform-issues