We found 552 resources with the concept atoms
The Presocratics: Crash Course History of Science #2
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did early scientists arrive at the notion that everything was made of atoms? Meet the Presocratics during the second installment in an engaging History of Science series. Viewers discover how these pioneers developed a model for...
What's the Hottest Hot and Coldest Cold?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When temperatures get extreme, physics gets a little weird! Show physics scholars the lowest man-made temperature to date, as well as the extreme heat of the Big Bang using a video from an extensive playlist. The narrator explains some...
Seeing the Smallest Thing in the Universe
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
How do we see what we can't see? An episode of a comprehensive physics playlist shows images of the smallest particles current technology can record. The instructor discusses current and past research on the makeup of subatomic particles.
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...
What Is Biochemistry?
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Watch as chemistry comes alive! Socratica's biology playlist kicks off with a simple video detailing the principle components of biochemistry. Content includes carbohydrates, proteins, and nucleic acids. The narrator describes each class...
Thomson's Plum Pudding Model of the Atom
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
JJ Thomson discovered atoms are made up of things, which he called electrons. The video in the Vertasium playlist explains Thomson's model of the atom, known as the plum pudding model. It presents the new knowledge Thomson wanted to...
Electron Configurations: Writing Condensed and Expanded Versions
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed
It's hard to keep track of electrons ... that's where electron configurations come to the rescue. A short video in the JFR Science series highlights electron configurations and how to write both condensed and expanded notation. It...
Introduction to VSEPR Theory (2 of 2) - Variants
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone's heard of the Lone Ranger ... but what about the Lone Pair? Part two in a mini-series from a JFR Science playlist explains the geometry of molecules with unbonded pairs of electrons. The narrator explains each family of...
Representing the Atom: Bohr, Rutherford and Lewis Diagrams
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What's the best way to draw an atom? Well, that depends on what information you need to convey. Compare and contrast the atomic models of Bohr, Rutherford, and Lewis using a video from the JFR Science series. The resource shows the basis...
Development of Atomic Theory: An Introduction
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The atom has come a long, long way! From its early days as a ball of goo that exhibited the same properties as the whole it was part of, to the tiny sphere we know today, atomic theory has truly evolved. Explore these changes with an...
Periodic Trends: Why Can't I Get Any Francium?
12 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
We are family! Why are elements in the same group so similar in many ways? Science scholars explore the relationship between valence electrons and an element's characteristics through a video from the JFR Science playlist. The narrator...
Quantum Theory of the Atom and Quantum Numbers
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Quantum theory ... demystified! Young scientists explore the behavior of electrons in energy levels in a video from JFR Science. The narrator guides viewers through the pioneers of atomic modeling and quantum theory, discusses how...