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The Atomic Age: Living in the 1950s with the Threat of a Nuclear War
10th - 12th
The threat of a Nuclear attack was very real for people in the 1950s. Share the hysteria, propaganda, and reasons behind this Cold War tactic gone overboard. A great presentation intended to build a context for understanding mid-century...
The New Chemistry: Crash Course History of Science #18
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Chemistry was a bit of a late bloomer in terms of scientific progress! Discover the Age of Enlightenment and its effects on how researchers viewed matter with an engaging video. The narrator highlights the work of Antoine Lavoisier and...
Chemistry and Physics: History of the Atom (Dalton, Thomson, Rutherford, and Bohr Models)
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do we know so much about the atom? Explore the evolution of the atomic model through a video from an informative chemistry lessons playlist. The narrator describes how our view of atoms and subatomic particles has changed from...
Nuclear Science: Understanding the Development and Control of Nuclear Energy
9th - 12th
Students comprehend the Development and control of Nuclear Energy. They analyze the historical significance of the atomic age through use of primary documents. Students examines nuclear energy from the perspective of physical sciences.
NUMB3RS Activity: A Matter of Half-Life and Death
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Students investigate exponential decay. Students explore the biological half-life of Cesium-137. Students investigate the Goiania Accident of 1987 which is considered one of the worst incidents in the history of the Atomic Age.