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100K+ Resources. PBS LearningMedia offers teachers more than 100,000 videos, images, interactives, lesson plans and articles drawn from critically acclaimed PBS programs such as NOVA, Frontline, American Experience, and Sid the Science Kid, and from expert content contributors like The National Archives and NASA.
This classroom activity guides students through the process of finding a location for a community garden. Using the map and community expert cards provided, students will come to understand the physical and social factors required to create a successful urban agricultural space.
Learn why soil is the key to stopping land degradation and increasing productivity. In 2011, the global population flew past seven billion people. It is now on pace to reach eight billion by 2024. The rapid pace of our population growth underlines the need for healthy and productive farmland.
The Science of Disney Imagineering engages students in learning the science behind the wonder world of Disney. Topics covered are gravity, trajectory, levers & pulleys, fluids, energy, design & models, magnetism, and more.
Play this interactive to learn how changing conditions in soil may affect the carbon cycle. Like all aspects of our environment, soil is part of our planet's complex and dynamic energy cycles, including the carbon cycle.
SciGirls showcases bright, curious girls putting science and engineering to work in their everyday lives. Each episode follows a different group of middle school girls whose eagerness to find answers to their questions and understand the world around them provides an energetic model of inquiry-based science.
From warming trout streams to decreasing ice cover, lower lake levels to extreme heat, Climate Wisconsin tells stories of our rapidly changing climate. The online educational multimedia project features ten videos and two interactive resources along with background essays and teaching tips.
This 13-part series includes interviews with leading experts and shows students how to analyze facts before forming opinions. When students see the world through The Eyes of Nye, they'll learn how to evaluate even the most controversial topics.
Bill Nye the Science Guy explores the science of renewable energy and demonstrates how we can use science and technology to engineer a brighter tomorrow. Using his trademark blend of hands-on demos and humor, Bill Explains Newton's First Law.