Understanding Car Crashes: It's Basic Physics!
Make an impact on young physicists with this fun collection of resources. After first watching a video and taking notes on the physics of car crashes, students go on to complete a series of activities that explore the concepts of energy,...
22 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Periods and Groups in the Periodic Table
J is the only letter not in the periodic table. The third video in a 15-part series discusses the periods and groups in the periodic table. It explains how they are assigned to both a period and a group as well as the similarities...
3 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Chemistry Lesson: Balancing Chemical Equations
An informative video segment describes how to balance chemical equations. It ensures pupils will obey the laws of conservation of mass and shares tips to assist young chemists who may need additional help to ensure a more simplistic way...
19 mins 9th - 12th Science
Atoms and the Periodic Table
After discovering plutonium, Glenn Seaborg was given the opportunity to determine its periodic symbol. Rather than going with the obvious Pl, he went with Pu as a joke. The designation was approved and is now on every periodic table....
9 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Group 1 - The Alkali Metals
People use alkali metals, such as lithium, for many commercial purposes. The sixth video in a 15-part series covers the alkali metals. It explains the properties they share, how to handle them safely, and how the rate of reactions change...
5 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson 7: Medeleev and the First Periodic Table of Elements
Students show how Mendeleev arranged the periodic table. In this chemistry lesson, students watch a video segment while answering questions on their guided viewing sheet. They create a Venn diagram to summarize what they learn.
9th - 12th Science