Growth and Development Teacher Resources
Follow the human life cycle from fetal development through puberty and adolescence with our extensive list of resources on growth and development.
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Looks Aren't Everything. Believe me, I'm a Model
10 mins 9th - 12th
"Image is powerful; but also, image is superficial." Insecurity and body image are prevalent topics in adolescence. In her presentation, model Cameron Russell begins an exploration of the power and effect of image in our everyday lives....
Unit 4: Bioethics and the Future of Biotechnology
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What's the future of biotechnology? Explore a hot topic in the fourth and final unit in a series of Biotechnology lessons. Learners develop an understanding of the many issues in bioethics, then create an argument for or against the role...
Teenage Boys: Perspectives on the Adolescent Male's Development in an Urban Setting
6th - 12th
Students examine the effects of an urban setting on the development of male adolescence. After watching a film, they identify the problems in the relationship of the characters. They discuss the impact of becoming a teenage father and...
Why Do Disney Princesses All Look like Babies?
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCould Disney be tricking people into caring about their characters? It seems the design of characters in recent years triggers our nurturing instincts. A video explains the science behind these instinctual habits—and why viewers are so...
The Benefits of a Good Night's Sleep
6 mins 7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
It's well known that people should get eight hours of sleep each night, but exactly why is that? Follow along with this short video as it investigates the crucial role sleep plays not only in peoples' physical health, but their memory...
Animal Development: We're Just Tubes
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All humans begin as one cell and through mitosis, develop into an organism made of millions of cells, each specialized to keep people alive. The narrator of this short video explains the process by which embryos grow from a morula to a...
A New History for Humanity—The Human Era
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
When was the year 0? Scholars view a short video clip on the history of humanity to determine just when to mark the start of human time. They analyze how the human population changed the earth and the structures of humanity, ultimately...