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Ages: 8 - 13
From teachersdomain.org, produced by PBS
We've all been victimized by decomposers: Lettuce rots; bread becomes moldy. Bacteria and fungi often consume our food before we have a chance to. However, if we stop to consider the important work that decomposers do, we may be a little less disgrun... [more]
September 13, 2010 at 09:21 PM
Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 7 - 16
Shark versus Octopus
From NationalGeographicVideo, produced by National Geographic
When a shark and an octopus are put in a giant aquarium together, they'll fight--but who will win? A National Geographic Video. Run time 02:45 This video could also be used to teach predator/prey relationships or even adjectives...as there are MANY... [more]
October 9, 2008 at 10:44 AM
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Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 9 - 18
America The Story of Us - Boston Massacre
From history.com, produced by History Channel
This video provides a realistic reinactment  along with narration of the shots fired by British soldiers into the streets of Boston in 1790. The "bloody massacre" was an event that would spark the American Revolution.  Run time 03:00
January 15, 2011 at 03:19 PM
Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 10 - 18
Mousetrap Car Introduction
From YouTube, produced by Bill Kuhl
Simple mousetrap car kit designs are shown in this video. Mousetrap cars are a perfect example of elastic potential energy that is tranfered into kinetic energy.  The narrator also explains to students how they can build their own car.  (03:46)
November 8, 2010 at 11:55 AM
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Ages: 6 - 15
Don't Laugh at Me - Song with Book Pictures
From YouTube
This video is beautifully done. The song "Don't Laugh at Me" plays as the words appear on the screen and a matching picture. The illustrations are as well done as the song. Some of the lyrics include "Don't laugh at me. Don't call me names. Don't get... [more]
February 14, 2011 at 08:41 PM