Social Scientist Teacher Resources
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Thermodynamics: Crash Course History of Science #26
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewScientists discovered the first law of thermodynamics 25 years after the second law of thermodynamics. The seemingly obvious discoveries sometimes confuse scientists while more complex challenges encourage extra study—and take more time...
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, learners 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...
The Family Structure of Elephants
8 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Elephant family relationships are a lot like ours. They cooperate in child rearing, have social structure, and practice coming-of-age events. Supported by fabulous photography, an elephant biologist shares 20 years of study with the...