We found 319 resources with the concept sports
Facts about Jackie Robinson for Kids
3 mins 4th - 6th
New ReviewA short video spotlights Major League Baseball's first African American player, Jackie Robinson. Engaging photographs, fun graphics, and a clear narrator detail Robinson's life starting with his military background to his induction into...
Math in Fencing: Distance as a Variable
2 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewOut lunge the opponent. Fencing uses math in determining distances between opponents. An installment of the Math at the Core: Ratios series shows how to use variables to write an expression to show the distance a fencer must cover to...
Sports Physiology and Statistics
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If I want to build up my heart, where should I start? Science scholars use statistics in a sports physiology setting during an insightful experiment. Groups measure resting and active heart rates and develop a scatter plot that shows the...
Give It All You’ve Got!: Challenge Activities (Theme 2)
5th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore ways to make research and writing more interesting. The first in a series of three challenge activities designed to accompany Theme 2: Give It All You've Got involve creating sports cards, designing cereal boxes, and using other...
Give It All You’ve Got!: Extra Support Lessons (Theme 2)
5th CCSS: Adaptable
Understanding word parts can play a crucial role in understanding a word in the context of a larger text. A series of extra support resources designed to accompany Theme 2: Give It All You've Got offers activities related to grammar and...
Does Height Matter in Sports?
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Are all gymnasts short and all basketball players tall? The comparison of strength and height does benefit some sports. A sporty video as part of a larger series on physics introduces allometry and the application to sports and medicine.
How To Curve A Baseball Or Swing A Cricket Ball
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Throwing a curve ball can make or break a sporting game, but what is the scientific process for throwing this way? The video explains the Magnus force, aerodynamics, and the axis of rotation, and relates the science to both baseball and...
What Happens When You Have a Concussion?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever had a concussion? Watch a video that explains the complicated dangers of concussions and how brain neurons are damaged during a concussion. Discover ways to heal the brain after a concussion and the long term effects of head trauma.