Science

Periodic: A Game of the Elements

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In Periodic: A Game of the Elements, players collect sets of elements and advance their research by moving through the periodic table. Players use energy to activate periodic trends and move in the corresponding directions.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Science
Play Time: 
60 min.
Periodic: A Game of the Elements

Bios: Origins 2nd Edition

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The action starts much earlier than most Civilization games: 200,000 years ago or even earlier. One to four players represent the human subspecies extant at that time: Sapiens, Neanderthal, Denisovans, & Hobbits.

Grade Level: 
High
Content Area: 
Social Studies
Science
Play Time: 
240 min.
Bios: Origins 2nd Edition

Exploriana

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Exploriana is an exciting game of exploration and discovery set towards the end of the 19th century. The players control the destiny of intrepid explorers setting out on expeditions to far off regions of the world.

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Content Area: 
Social Studies
Science
Play Time: 
60 min.
Exploriana

Ocean Crisis: Catastrophe

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Ocean Crisis: Catastrophe is the expansion of the main game, with brand new engaging missions and scenarios, including Oil Tank Spill, Beached Whale, and Ghost Nets; at the same time, we present the futuristic Ocean Vacuum Research Project. Will the research be in time to save our future?

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Content Area: 
Science
Play Time: 
45 min.
Ocean Crisis: Catastrophe

Ocean Crisis

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Ocean Crisis depicts a real life environmental disaster in which a million tons of massive plastic waste is poured into the ocean each year, causing ocean life to cease faster than ever before.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Content Area: 
Science
Play Time: 
45 min.
Ocean Crisis

KidVision | Indoor Skydiving

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Miss Penny and the KidVision Kids went to IFly to learn about indoor skydiving! They learned about vertical wind tunnels, why people can fly in a wind tunnel, safety hand signals, geared up in flight suites, and FLEW!! GERONIMO!!!

Paws for a Minute | Southern Tamandua

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Learn about southern tamanduas — where they live in the wild, features of their habitat, and how their specific physical features and feeding behaviors help them survive. (This original, one-minute video was produced by Rhode Island PBS, in association with Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island.)

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Paws for a Minute | Golden Lion Tamarin

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Learn about golden lion tamarins — where they live in the wild, features of their habitat, and how their specific physical features and feeding behaviors help them survive. (This original, one-minute video was produced by Rhode Island PBS, in association with Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island.)

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Paws for a Minute | Elegant Crested Tinamou

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Learn about elegant crested tinamous — where they live in the wild, features of their habitat, and how their specific physical features and feeding behaviors help them survive. (This original, one-minute video was produced by Rhode Island PBS, in association with Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island.)

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What Is Weather? | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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Abby Brown, KIDS Clubhouse Adventures co-host, loves to help kids have fun while learning! In this segment, Abby teaches kids about weather. Kids learn to observe the air and and sky as well as a thermometer in order to evaluate the weather.

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