Math

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West Virginia | Pipefitter and the Pythagorean Theorem

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An apprentice pipefitter explains how he uses math and science in his every day work tasks in this video for WV Steam. 

Water Water

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Learn about the great distances water travels in order to enter the Berkeley Springs, West Virginia International Water Tasting competition, the qualities judges are looking for in the winning entries, and the impact winning can have on the entrants.

West Virginia | Advanced Manufacturing Technicians are In-Demand

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Examine the skills and education necessary to secure a career in advanced manufacturing technology.  Practice solving problems using logic to analyze truth tables and learn how math is used in programmable logic controllers.

Switching Identities Congruent and Similar Shapes

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Intermediate, middle level, and adult actors in the Abracadabra series introduce students to the terms and meanings of same, different, similar, and congruent.  During the activities, K-2 students identify and work with congruent and similar shapes and discuss what happens when people are not who they appear to be.

The Big Game

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Primary grade students practice addition and multiplication using the scores from baseball and basketball games. 

Sleep

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Students in grades one and two can learn the basics of telling time with this video from the Abracadabra series.  Intermediate, middle school, and adult actors portray characters who discuss the importance of getting enough sleep and help students understand the basics of time.

Vote for Me

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Learn the election process  from intermediate, middle school and adult actors who portray the candidates in an election. The objective of the coordinating curriculum is to allow K-2 students to apply this knowledge to graph the results of classroom voting and practice addition and multiplication skills to analyze the data.