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Specialized Cells: Significance and Examples
9 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All cells are created equal, but some go on to do amazing things! Find out more about these super hero cells with a short video from a well-written biology playlist. Topics include specialized plant and animal cells and how cells know to...
Cell Membranes and Cell Transport
8 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Cells are busy places! How do things move around in such a tiny environment? Introduce young life scientists to the types of cellular transport through a video that is part of a large biology playlist. Animated characters demonstrate how...
How Cells Become Specialized
7 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Cell specialization is amazing! How do they know what they should become? A video from an interesting biology playlist examines the process of cell specialization. Content includes where we find specialized cells, types of specialized...
Grasslands of North America and Africa: 3-5
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Take young ecologists on a trip through the grasslands of North American and Africa with this pair of life science lessons. Engaging students in learning about the plants and animals that call these regions home, this life science...
The Brilliance of Bioluminescence
4 mins 4th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Illuminate the darkest corners of your marine biology or life science class with this feature about bioluminescence. Viewers see that luciferase and luciferin combine in a cool, light-producing reaction. This adaptation helps glowing...
Why Do Honeybees Love Hexagons?
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Float like a butterfly, think like a bee! Build a huge hive, hexagonally! Find out the reason that hexagons are the most efficient storage shape for the honeybees' honeycombs. This neat little video would be a sweet addition to your life...
Do We Have to Get Old and Die?
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
They say nothing in life is guaranteed except death and taxes. But, are taxes the only one sure thing? Pupils ponder the possibility of eternal life with the ageless examples of the mole rat and jellyfish. The narrator discusses why our...