Marie Curie and Spooky Rays: Crash Course History of Science #31

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Marie Curie overcame limitations to become the first person to win two Nobel Prizes. A video presentation outlines her work and discoveries in radioactivity. The narrator gives a timeline of her achievements as she sacrificed her own well-being to help others.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Include during a unit on the history of physics discoveries
  • Have learners research historical scientists including Marie Curie
Classroom Considerations

  • Expects an understanding of subatomic particles
  • The lesson is the 31st in a series on the history of science
Pros

  • Offers the option of closed captioning to assist with note taking
  • Explains both the challenges and accomplishments of the scientists
Cons

  • None