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Inside the Minds of Animals
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is it instinct and intelligence that divide animals from humans? What are they really thinking, and how do we define that? Check out this great video that discusses everything from Descartes' thoughts on the topic and Darwinian evolution...
Why Triassic Animals Were Just the Weirdest
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Normally when two species look similar, they are closely related. However, this doesn't seem to apply to the Triassic animals. Learn why these familiar looking animals are not actually related to today's animals. Viewers come to...
A World of Animals: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 10)
K CCSS: Adaptable
Animals are the theme of this series of English language development lessons. Scholars take part in grand conversations about woodland, jungle, and grassland animals. They also go on picture walks, read poems and high frequency words,...
A World of Animals: Challenge Activities (Theme 10)
K CCSS: Adaptable
Animals are the theme of this series of challenge activities. Extend scholars' learning opportunities by writing personal narratives and book reports, creating picture and alphabet books, and drawing scenes from stories read aloud.
Where'd You Get All Those Dead Animals?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why do zoologists collect animal specimens for research? And, how many animals is enough? Explore both sides of a current debate in the scientific community using a video that is part of a larger playlist on mammals. Topics include where...
Comparative Anatomy: What Makes Us Animals
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What makes animals, well, animals? Viewers of a via comparative anatomy video see how similarities and differences in animal anatomy help support the theory of evolution. The video also includes examples of shared characteristics in...
The Surprising Reasons Animals Play Dead
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many animals have methods of surviving. But did you know that opossums are not the only animals known for "playing opossum"? Watch a video that explains the unique survival techniques and behaviors of animals, including tonic immobility...