Nonvascular Plants - Bryophyta
Video briefly explains the bryophyta division of non-vascular plants. It addresses the reproductive structures and life cycles. The segment is from the program Kingdom Plantae: Builders of Biomes. Run time 03:21.
The Photosynthesis Song! Learn How Plants Make their Food
In this video, students will learn about photosynthesis through a cute song with illustrations. When we breathe, we take in oxygen and give out carbon dioxide and water vapor. Nature has a wonderful way to maintain equilibrium to make sure there is always enough oxygen to keep us alive. This is how plants help us through a process called photosynthesis. Photosynthesis is the process by which plants use up carbon dioxide from the surrounding air and water in the presence of sunligh
Transport of Water and Salts In Plants- Part 2
This is part 2 of a short, animated video (04:30) that offers information about the transport of water and salts in plant life.
Transport of Water and Salts in Plants - Part 1
This is part 1 of a short, animated video (03:37) that offers information about the transport of water and salts in plants from the roots to the stems.
Television News Careers : What Are the Benefits of Being a News Reporter?
The benefits of being a news reporter include being on TV, being recognized by people and business owners and getting to meet very interesting people on a daily basis. Weigh the benefits of reporting the news on television with insider information from award-winning former TV news anchor, Glenn Selig, in this video on television jobs.
Paper Towel Plants with Curious George
This video from Curious George shows students helping bean seeds sprout (germinate) outside of soil by meeting their essential needs for moisture, temperature, air, and light. The children place the beans and a wet paper towel inside a zippered plastic bag and leave them undisturbed in a warm, well-lighted place. After two weeks, the students return and observe that the beans have sprouted and, like apple seeds, will one day grow to be fully developed plants. Run time 01:26.
Inside a Solar Cell
In this interactive activity adapted from NOVA Online, learn how a typical photovoltaic cell converts solar energy into electricity. Explore the components of a photovoltaic cell, including the silicon layers, metal backing, antireflective coating, and metal conductor strips. Using animations, investigate why the silicon layers are doped with phosphorous and boron, and how an electric field is used to generate electricity from sunlight. No audio.
Biotechnology: Detection of Cell Clones
Professor George Wolfe discusses detection of cell clones in this video from Thinkwell's online Biology series. The video uses lecture format along with notes and illustrations on a board. Run time 08:59.
How the Fig Tree Strangles Other Plants for Survival in the Rainforest
In this video, suitable for all grades, David Attenborough focuses on the ability of the fig plant to compete to get sunlight in a thick tropical forest. Run time 03:39.
Lesson 11: Pronunciation of Palatalization (alt), Cell Phones and Driving Lesson 10: Pronunciation of Palatalization, Cell Phones and Driving Animals n the Classroom: Benefits The Benefits of Social Networking in Schools Documenting and Collecting Plants Uses of Plants - Elementatry Science Learn about The World of Plants How Plants Return to an Area Wiped Out by Lava Cell Anatomy What is Biology and What is Cell Evolution? Cell Animation
This two minute video highlights one class where a rabbit is helping students learn. Most importantly, the video shows research from Purdue University that supports the benefits of animals.
How texting improved attendance and having students better prepared for school. A Portland study.
Plants dominate the living landscape around us. Learning about this essential part of the ecosystem. Collecting and identifying plants should be a part of any life sciences curriculum. Designed to support the Plant Press project at Hila Science Camp, this video discusses collecting and classifying plants and the importance of the classification system developed by Carl Linnaeus.
This video (03:43) relates the many uses of plants from food, to medicine, and medicine.
There are over 400,000 species of plants that cover our Earth. Learn more about the world of plants in this educational video from dizzo95. This is a good, general overview of plants - including photosynthesis, pollination, chlorophyll, seed dispersal etc. Run time 04:15.
From Dragonfly TV. Julia and Briana live on the island of Hawai'i, where lots of lava can be found. Lava flows are very unique environments. Even though volcanoes have been erupting here for thousands of years, much of the big island is full of green plants. The girls stopped by the Volcanoes National Park Visitors Center to find out how that could be. Their question to be answered: How do plants return to an area wiped out by a lava flow?
What are all those crazy parts and pieces of a cell? What is the procaryote and the eukaryote? Video explains these two different types of cells.
This video gives the definition of Biology. There is reference to the evolution of life. There is an animated introduction to Cells and Molecules. There is an explanation of Cell evolution. There are examples of simple organisms, complex organisms and ecosystems.
Medical animator David Bolinsky presents 3 minutes of stunning animation that show the bustling life inside a cell. Bolinsky describes how he uses animation to help people see the beauty in the biological sciences. He worked on a project with Harvard to show molecular and cellular biology in a way that makes it easy for students to understand.
Lesson 10: Pronunciation of Palatalization, Cell Phones and Driving Animals n the Classroom: Benefits The Benefits of Social Networking in Schools Documenting and Collecting Plants Uses of Plants - Elementatry Science Learn about The World of Plants How Plants Return to an Area Wiped Out by Lava Cell Anatomy What is Biology and What is Cell Evolution? Cell Animation
Animals n the Classroom: Benefits
The Benefits of Social Networking in Schools
Documenting and Collecting Plants
Uses of Plants - Elementatry Science
Learn about The World of Plants
How Plants Return to an Area Wiped Out by Lava
What is Biology and What is Cell Evolution?