Social Scientist Teacher Resources
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A Genome Is an Entire Set of Genes
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewToday researchers identify a gene suspected of causing a genetic disease in a matter of days rather than years, thanks to the Human Genome Project. Young scientists learn about the Human Genome Project and the scientists who designed the...
Glenn Seaborg: Shaking Up the Periodic Table
5 mins 6th - 12th
High school chemists receive a blast of history as Hank paraphrases the life and times of Glenn Seaborg, the renowned American scientist. Highlights of his long and illustrious career are displayed, educating and inspiring your class to...
Are Naked Mole Rats the Strangest Mammals?
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine a mammal with the metabolism of a plant! This strange mammal appears cold-blooded like a reptile and demonstrates the social life of an insect. A short video examines learning the incredible adaptations of the naked mole rat.
Changing Planet: Adaptation of Species (Birds and Butterflies)
5th - 9th
A video about the impact of climate change on butterfly populations and a PowerPoint about butterfly and bird adaptations warm science learners up for the activity to follow. Using a variety of tools that reprsent unique styles of bird...
Connection to Social Studies: Linus Pauling: A Life Well Spent
9th - 11th
In this atomic energy worksheet, students read about Linus Pauling, who spent years making the public aware of the dangers of nuclear weapons. They answer questions about his work and the social responsibility he took on which led to the...