Updating search results...

Search Resources

185 Results

View
Selected filters:
  • Technology
Blacker Than Black
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

In this video adapted from NASA, two members of a NASA research team working to produce carbon nanotubes share some background behind this new technology, show examples of how it will be useful, and explain the various tests being performed to ensure readiness for spaceflight.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media Common Core Collection
Date Added:
10/28/2011
The Bridge Challenge
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

In this interactive activity from the Building Big Web site, use your knowledge of bridge design to match the right bridge to the right location in a fictitious city.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Interactive
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
01/22/2004
Building a Dam Like a Beaver
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

In this video segment from PEEP and the Big Wide World, children make a dam with dirt, sticks, and stones to try to stop the flow of water.

Subject:
Astronomy
Engineering
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
05/09/2006
Building the Channel Tunnel
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

How do you build a tunnel 32 miles long -- under water? This video segment adapted from Building Big, follows the construction of the Channel Tunnel (nicknamed "Chunnel"), the engineering wonder that connects England to France.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
01/22/2004
The Business of Bioplastics
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

This video excerpt from NOVA’s Making Stuff: Cleaner and accompanying demonstration introduce students to the production and importance of bioplastics, or plastics made from plant or animal products.

Subject:
Engineering
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media Common Core Collection
Date Added:
11/09/2011
The Chandra X-Ray Observatory
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

Learn about the Chandra X-Ray Observatory's telescope system, science instruments, and spacecraft system in this interactive activity adapted from NASA.

Subject:
Astronomy
Career and Technical Education
Computer Science
Engineering
Information Technology Education
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Interactive
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media Common Core Collection
Date Added:
12/02/2011
Children's Storybooks - CTSO Simulation
Conditional Remix & Share Permitted
CC BY-NC-SA
Rating
0.0 stars

This is a project designed for the College and Career Awareness course in order to help students to participate in a simulated CTSO event.  It is based on the Technology Student Association (TSA) Middle School Competition called "Children's Stories."  In groups, they will be creating an illustrated book that teaches children about technology.  While this has been designed as a 3 day project, there is a lot of flexibility depending on schedules and if you want to give additional time outside of class for them to work on it or more time in class.

Subject:
College and Career Awareness
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Author:
David
Date Added:
07/26/2022
Class Pet Persuasive Essay
Conditional Remix & Share Permitted
CC BY-NC
Rating
0.0 stars

This Class Pet Persuasive Essay is a fun engaging activity because students will be making a Spark Adobe Video as the cumutative assessment. The lesson plan goes through each step following the writing process of brainstorming, writing a rough draft, editing, revising and then a publish video. Graphic organizers are provided along with resources such as youtube, Utah Online Library, Wonderopolis, and google search articles, for students to use for information.

Subject:
Elementary English Language Arts
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Cindy Jordan
Date Added:
11/26/2021
Climate Science: What We Need to Know
Conditional Remix & Share Permitted
CC BY-SA
Rating
0.0 stars

This article presents the candid and informal response of a climate scientist who strives to communicate the essentials of climate change.

Subject:
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology
Provider Set:
Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears: An Online Magazine for K-5 Teachers
Date Added:
06/05/2024
Collaborative Art with Amy Franceschini | KQED Art School
Only Sharing Permitted
CC BY-NC-ND
Rating
0.0 stars

Hit the streets as your own, custom-made Superhero and work for the common good of your city! Artist Amy Franceschini has fashioned an inspiring lesson that will help guide you through the entire process from brainstorming logos, mottos and costumes to ensuring that your Superhero works to help solve a community's needs. This lesson is part of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art's Open Studio.

Check out the entire Open Studio collection for more activities centered around contemporary art: https://www.sfmoma.org/educators/

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Science
Technology
Visual Art
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Date Added:
06/05/2024
Colliding Neutron Stars Create Black Hole and Gamma-ray Burst
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

This video from NASA describes the detailed computer modeling used to predict that colliding neutron stars can produce gamma-ray bursts similar to those associated with black holes.

Subject:
Career and Technical Education
Chemistry
Computer Science
Engineering
Information Technology Education
Physics
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media Common Core Collection
Date Added:
10/28/2011
Columns: Experimenting with Balloons
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

Watch the ZOOM cast find out how many balloons filled with air and then with water are required to support the weight of a cast member.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
01/22/2004
Columns: Finding the Strongest Shape
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

In this video segment, members of the ZOOM cast experiment by bending and folding sheets of paper into various shapes to see which shape will support the weight of a heavy book.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
01/22/2004
Columns: Hillary's Neighborhood
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

In this video segment from ZOOM, Hillary, from Randolph, MA, takes us on a tour of the columns in her neighborhood.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Professional Learning
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
01/22/2004
Common Misconceptions about Light, Heat, and the Sun
Conditional Remix & Share Permitted
CC BY-SA
Rating
0.0 stars

This article lists common misconceptions about light, heat, and the sun. It provides formative assessment probes and information about teaching for conceptual change.

Subject:
Astronomy
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology
Provider Set:
Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears: An Online Magazine for K-5 Teachers
Date Added:
06/05/2024
Communicating Online and Creating an Online Identity
Conditional Remix & Share Permitted
CC BY-NC
Rating
0.0 stars

Students will learn about different types communication including communication online. They will learn about how people share through social media and what types of information they should keep private. The lesson includes an article for students to read and a video to watch.

Subject:
Technology
Material Type:
Lesson
Author:
Erica Staples
Date Added:
07/22/2022
Cooking Cookies with Solar Power
Read the Fine Print
Educational Use
Rating
0.0 stars

In this video segment adapted from ZOOM, two solar cookers are tested against a control to see which can cook a "s'more" faster.

Subject:
Chemistry
Engineering
Physics
Science
Technology
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Date Added:
02/20/2004