Family/Consumer Science

Things in a Day (2006)

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This program teaches children what happens and how to behave wherever they go including going out to eat, going to the park,the movies and library.Teaches: Social, Self-Help, Communications & Play Skills plus speech, labeling, writing, reading, sequencing, modeling, generalization, and association to objects, actions and concepts.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:30
Things in a Day

Food, Inc.: You'll Never Look at Dinner the Same Way Again (2008)

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Food, Inc. lifts the veil on the food industry, exposing how our food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the farmer, the safety of workers and our own environment. Food, Inc. reveals surprising - and often shocking - truths about what we eat, how it's produced and who we have become as a society.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Length: 
01:34
Food, Inc.: You'll Never Look at Dinner the Same Way Again

Working Around Electricity (2007)

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Many students and teachers are injured each year because of their carelessness around electricity. Electricity can be either a friend or a foe.

Grade Level: 
High
Length: 
00:15
Working Around Electricity

Chemistry Laboratory (2007)

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This program gives a first hand look to the ins and outs of a laboratory. From Fume Hoods to Personal Protective Equipment, this program is a must see for students attending a chemistry class for the first time. Since the laboratory has so many hazards associated with it, preventing injuries to students is a must.

Grade Level: 
High
Length: 
00:15
Chemistry Laboratory

Welding Class (2007)

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Shot in an actual class setting, Welding Class instructs both students and teachers about the dangers of welding, and how to avoid serious injury or death when working with welding equipment. Welders are exposed to extreme heat and hazardous situations on an everyday basis. This DVD teaches students how welders deal with these circumstances, as well as what makes a successful welder.

Grade Level: 
High
Length: 
00:16
Welding Class

Auto Shop Safety (2007)

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Designed for high school students who have little experience working with auto equipment, this DVD teaches students the importance of safe work practices in order to prevent injury or even death. Set in actual high school shop conditions, Auto Shop clearly runs through potentially hazardous situations, and summarizes how to quickly and efficiently deal with them.

Grade Level: 
High
Length: 
00:16
Auto Shop Safety

Starting a Business (2005)

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Got a great idea? So do Chloe, Andy, Mia, and Jamaal. Join them as the go from eating a cookie to starting their own cookie business. Discover how market research and a business plan can help you own and operate a business in your community.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:23
Starting a Business

Saving, Spending & Investing Money (2005)

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Discover the truth about money, its history and how the use of money through saving, spending, earning and investing is the backbone of our economy. Learn how hard work, budgeting, and good decision-making are the keys to be able to buy the things you need and want.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:23
Saving, Spending & Investing Money

U.S. Industries & Resources (2005)

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Discusses how natural resources in different regions of the United States have started different industries - and how dozens of business have been created within those industries. Examines the free market economy, domestic and international trade, and how people use both to satisfy their wants and needs.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:23
U.S. Industries & Resources

What is Ecomonics? (2005)

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Explores the basic concepts of economics and viewers will learn about how people play an important role as both consumers and producers. Also discusses wants and needs, goods and services, and scarcity and demand.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:23
What is Ecomonics?

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