Energizers!-Shark Attack-(Transition Activities)
Energizers are fun, quick activities that get students out of their desks and moving around for about 1-2 minutes before getting back to work. These are great for transition times and/or after long assignments/tests. In this video, author Susan Roser as leads NEFC staff members through the Energizer Shark Attack. This is good for classroom team building too. (1:54)
Energizers!-Solar System Rap-(Transition Activities)
Energizers are fun, quick activities that get students out of their desks and moving around for about 1-2 minutes before getting back to work. These are great for transition times and/or after long assignment/tests. In this video, author Susan Roser as leads NEFC staff members through the Energizer Solar System Rap. (1:38)
Energizers are fun, quick 1-2 minutes activities that get students out of their desks and moving around a bit before getting back to work. These are great for transition times and/or after long assignments/tests. In this video, author Susan Roser as leads NEFC staff members through the Energizer Mosquito. This is a great classroom team building activity too. (1:05)
I Bought Me a Cat from Old American Songs
I Bought Me a Cat, from "Old American Songs" Vol. 1 by the american composer Aaron Copland (1900-1990) performed by the St. Charles Singers and the Elgin Symphony. (02:29)
I Bought Me a Cat
Aaron Copland's orchestral setting of "I Bought Me a Cat," from "Old American Songs." Sung by William Warfield, accompanied by Aaron Copland. (02:18)
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Study tips for preparing for tests
This 3:26 video is student created and reviews some ideas on how to study for a school test.
How Can I Improve My Study Habits?
This 2:30 video presents ways to improve the way students study. It is done as a lecture. The presentation is rather flat and does not show any examples. At best, this is an overview or introduction.
How to Concentrate on Studying
This 1:16 video is a review of some ways to help students prepare for tests. None of the methods are shown or is there evidence that they work, but the suggestions appear valid and the presentation is easy for students to follow.
How to Encourage Good Study Habits in a Teen
This 2:43 long video is an interview with a family counselor about working with teenagers to improve their study habits by organizing the study space and materials. Advise from parents including staying involved with their child's schooling.
How to Adopt Your Stepchild
This brief (01:444) video is an overview of the process of adopting your stepchild. It requires that the birth parent give written consent and more expert tips from a psychologist. No specifics are given, but does provide some insights into what has to be done and what can be expected.
USGS: Earthquakes for Kids
This site provides comprehensive information about earthquakes for students. Teachers will find animations, images, and real-time data of earthquake activity, and students will learn about the career of a geophysicist and how seismology works. Games, puzzles and quizzes provide additional learning opportunity.
Reclaiming the Power
The CyberSquad must equally divide a number of crumpets to reclaim the power stolen by Hacker in this video from Cyberchase.
Hawaiian Coastal Cliffs
This video segment from Nature explains the geologic forces behind the creation of Hawaii’s dramatic shoreline.
What is Energy?
With an introduction to the ideas of energy, students discuss specific types of energy and the practical sources of energy. Hands-on activities help them identify types of energy in their surroundings and enhance their understanding of energy.
Respiration - Quiz
Higher Level Quiz on Respiration
Making Movement Easier 1
Worksheet that explores how to make objects move along a horizontal surface more easily. It also introduces a simple way of measuring the strength of forces.
Flyover of Mars Valles Marineris (True Color)
Flyover of Mars Valles Marineris (True Color) The height is based on MOLA data
Digital Earth Workbench: Yellowstone Fires
The Digital Earth Workbench is an interactive application that runs on a SGI Onyx Infinite Reality system and is controlled by an Immersive Workbench, tracked stereo glasses, and a tracked wand. The application allows an unprecedented freedom to roam georeferenced datasets at multiple resolutions and timescales. This animation is one of a series of direct screen captures of the application in operation. The occasional menu appearance denotes direct intervention by the operator to add or delete d
Mars Hellas Crater - Flat Spin (False Color)
Hellas Crater Flat Spin (False Color)