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A Student Tries to Explain Why There Are Seashells on...
A Student Tries to Explain Why There Are Seashells on...

A student's reasonable misconception is compared to the current scientific consensus in interpreting the evidence for the formation of the Himalayas. View Video

A Volcanologist Dances on Lava
A Volcanologist Dances on Lava

On the Big Island of Hawaii, Volcanologist Dave Sherrod treads on the newest rock on the planet to show how quickly lava hardens when it emerges at the surface. View Video

An Analogy for the Effects of Temperature and Pressure...
An Analogy for the Effects of Temperature and Pressure...

Students in a playground act out an analogy for how temperature and pressure control the behavior of rocks in the Earth. View Video

Attend to Precision: Circumference and...
Attend to Precision: Circumference and...

Students select objects in the classroom and measure their circumference and diameter. View Video

Attend to Precision: Fraction Strips
Attend to Precision: Fraction Strips

Students explore fractions through a story, "fraction strips", and a game with a number cube. View Video

Attend to Precision: Fractions and Geoboards
Attend to Precision: Fractions and Geoboards

Working with geoboards helps students reach a better mathematical understanding of the concept of "half." View Video

Joseph Bruchac
Joseph Bruchac

Joseph Bruchac describes how his cultural heritage inspires and shapes his writing and storytelling. View Video

Octavia E. Butler
Octavia E. Butler

Octavia E. Butler describes how social, cultural, and political issues inspired her novel, Parable of the Sower. View Video

Cape Cod's Aquifers
Cape Cod's Aquifers

Students in Mashpee, Massachusetts create a model of the ground water systems in Cape Cod. View Video

Classroom Exploration of Flowing Solids
Classroom Exploration of Flowing Solids

Using hybrid fluid solid-liquid materials (such as Silly Putty®) in the classroom, students explore the concept of a flowing solid. View Video

Climate and Rate of Soil Formation
Climate and Rate of Soil Formation

Two soil profiles in Hawaii demonstrate how warmer temperatures and increased rainfall can contribute to rapid rates of soil formation. View Video

Construct Arguments: Fractions and Geoboards
Construct Arguments: Fractions and Geoboards

Geoboards help students move from imprecise understandings of "half" to more precise mathematical thinking about the concept. View Video

Construct Arguments: Ladybug Counting
Construct Arguments: Ladybug Counting

Students observe ladybugs and collect data in order to answer quantitative questions. They then compare and discuss answers as a class. View Video

Construct Arguments: Pumpkin Seeds
Construct Arguments: Pumpkin Seeds

In this lesson, students work in groups to discuss and revise their estimates of how many seeds are in a small pumpkin. View Video

Continental Drift
Continental Drift

The fact that the jigsaw-puzzle-like fit of the coastlines of Africa and South America looked as if they had been attached in the past gave rise to the theory of continental drift. View Video


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