Science Teacher Resources
From the make-up of their own cells to the farthest reaches of the Universe, take your scientists on a journey where they will observe, learn and test all boundaries of the physical and natural world.
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Seasonal Science: Raptor Migration
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
45 percent of all raptors migrate, but they don't follow the paths of other migrating birds. An extensive Seasonal Science series introduces the unique migration process of raptors. The narrator explains the extremely small migration...
Seasonal Science: Hurricane
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Winter, spring, summer, fall, and hurricanes? With the help of a video that is part of a larger Seasonal Science series, learn why hurricanes have a season all their own. Viewers integrate knowledge of the causes of hurricanes, factors...
Seasonal Science: Pine Pollen
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
More than 125 species of pine trees exist, and each species can live over 100 years, with some living over 1,000 years—that's a lot of pine pollen! The Seasonal Science series explains why pine trees produce pollen. The video details the...
Seasonal Science: Hibernation
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Without access to water, humans survive only a few days yet animals that hibernate seem to survive without water for months. Learn how animals survive hibernation in a video that is part of the Seasonal Science series. It addresses many...
Science Journalism: Crash Course Statistics #11
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Don't let fake news mislead you. A respectable video describes the pillars of science journalism. It explains methods that publications use to try to sensationalize topics or mislead readers and identifies ways to spot such articles.
Grade 3 Literacy in Science: Animal Adaptations
2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
I've always feel that the best lessons or units are ones that employ multiple content areas as a way to foster a complete topical understanding. Third graders research and study animal adaptations and then use their findings to write...
Miss Selle's Science Songs - Plate Tectonics
4 mins 5th - 8th
Middle school scientists will think you're the coolest teacher on the planet when you use this video to help them understand the basics of plate tectonics. The lyrics, compiled by science teacher Sue Selle, are played to the music from...
Submarines and Aircraft Carriers: The Science of Nuclear Power
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
As physics masters view this presentation, they learn how nuclear power is used in submarines. They use Google Maps to plot a course through the ocean and calculate the time required for surfacing and traveling. They learn about fission,...
Careers in science and careers that support scientific research
6th - 8th
Examine some of the occupations which relate to science. Work in small groups of four. Group A is given a copy of a daily television guide to highlight all the television programs that have a science or mathematics focus. Group B is...
Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Physics of Slope-Style Skiing
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many mechanical phenomena are explained by a physics professor using Nick Goepper, a Winter Olympics 2014 slope-style skier, as the model. Beginning with kinetic and potential energy, the professor goes on to explain angular momentum and...
Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Injury and Recovery
5 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Synthetic scaffolding can be used to regenerate biological tissue, such as muscle, tendons, and ligaments. When perfected, this biotechnological feat will help many injured athletes recover more quickly. Dr.Cato Laurencin explains the...
Seasonal Science: Asian Tiger Mosquito
2 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Most people find mosquitoes merely annoying, but can they also be deadly? The Seasonal Science series introduces the Asian Tiger Mosquito, one of the most troublesome mosquitoes in the world. The narrator details the viruses the pests...