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The Chaotic Brilliance of Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIn 2017 a work by Jean-Michel Basquiat was actioned off for over 110 million dollars. So who is he and what makes his art so special? Find out with a short video that details his background, influences, and his process.
Teacher Appreciation Week | All About the Holidays
2 mins K - 5th
New ReviewA video details how one teacher's efforts turned the spotlight onto the hard work educators put forth day-in and day-out. Included is a brief history of teachers in the first schools, today's practices, and how the holiday is celebrated.
The Evolution of the Heart (A Love Story)
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewNot all hearts are the same, but their functions are similar. An instructor discusses the origin of the first organisms with a heart in a video lesson from the PBS Eons series. The lesson includes discussion of the evolution of the...
The Humans That Lived Before Us
12 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewYou may struggle to find similarities between humans and many of our ancestors. Fossil evidence finds more and more signs of similarities between humans and many other species. A lesson outlines the fossil evidence and the questions...
Showing a Triangle Is Right Angled
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewDetermine whether it is right or not. Using the Pythagorean Theorem, the video shows how to determine whether a triangle is a right triangle. Pupils practice the skill in a few of the problems in the associated worksheets on the...
14th Amendment with Eric Foner
7 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe Civil War ended slavery, but what was the status of the newly freed people? Renowned historian Eric Foner explains how the Fourteenth Amendment—written to answer this question—created a foundation for the rights of all citizens. The...
The Historic Women’s Suffrage March on Washington
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMarch 3, 1913, thousands of women marched on Washington D.C. to demand the right to vote. Learn about the organizers and leaders of the protest with a short video that details how the protest reignited the fight for voting rights and...
Classroom Discussion Starter: Search and Seizure
2 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAn administrator catches a student smoking in a school bathroom. After the vice principal searches her purse and finds marijuana, she is arrested and later found guilty of drug charges. Was the search legitimate? Scholars consider the...
The Story of Earth Day
27 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow is the Constitution related to Earth Day? While the connection may not be apparent to all pupils, our Founding Fathers dealt with environmental issues such as pollution and disease, leading to public efforts to clean up the water in...
The Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
15 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewMartin Luther King Jr. Day isn't just about remembering the history of the Civil Rights movement. It is also about teaching the value of service, using King's life as a model. A video resource traces King's life and legacy, while...
The Fourteenth Amendment
24 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat does equal protection under the law mean? This right is given to Americans thanks to the Fourteenth Amendment, although historical events and Supreme Court cases have led to its refinement over the years. A video resource traces the...
The Thirteenth Amendment
18 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhile the end of the Civil War marked the end of slavery with the Thirteenth Amendment, the questions of the Reconstruction remain unanswered today. Slavery first became a matter of debate at the Constitutional Convention. Today, we...
The Legislative Branch
22 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA visit to Washington, DC inspired Congressman John Lewis; a video visit to Congress and the Constitutional Convention just might inspire your learners. Using an intriguing video, viewers learn why and how the Founding Fathers created a...