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Observando el clima (Observing Weather) (2011)

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Live-action weather footage helps students learn how they can observe the weather. Concepts and terminology: temperature, air pressure, weather systems, precipitation, and wind.

Find the English language version of this video at: Observing Weather

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:12
Observando el clima (Observing Weather)

Cambios en la Tierra (Changes on Earth) (2012)

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While it may not always seem possible, Earth is continually changing. This video provides insight into fascinating processes such as the formation of land, erosion, and volcanic eruptions. Other Earth processes are also investigated.

Find the English language version of this video at: Changes on Earth

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:11
Cambios en la Tierra (Changes on Earth)

Dia y noche (Day and Night) (2013)

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What causes day and night? This engaging program uses vivid animations to help answer this often difficult-to-teach concept. The position of Earth and the sun, as well as the process of rotation are clearly illustrated.

Find the English language version of this video at: Day and Night

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:10
Dia y noche (Day and Night)

Planetas (Planets) (2013)

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Our solar system is a fascinating place. Colorful images illustrate the major planets and their unique characteristics. Special attention is paid to what makes Earth unique in the solar system.

Find the English language version of this video at: Planets

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:12
Planetas (Planets)

Adaptaciones (Adaptations) (2008)

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Characteristics enabling organisms to survive and reproduce are referred to as adaptations. This program explores the wide range of adaptations humans, plants, animals, and all living things exhibit.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:15
Adaptaciones (Adaptations)

Clasificando a los seres vivos (Classifying Living Things) (2006)

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This video discusses the importance of classifying living things, and some of the criteria scientists use when classifying. The six major kingdoms are explored including Eubacteria, Archaebacteria, Protists, Fungi, Plants, and Animals. Colorful, live-action footage illustrates the important characteristics of living things in each of the kingdoms.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:17
Clasificando a los seres vivos (Classifying Living Things)

Animales complejos (Complex Animals) (2008)

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There are millions of different types of animals on Earth, ranging from simple animals, such as sponges and worms, to more complex animals. This program explores complex animals, specifically the major vertebrate groups: fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Crisp, exciting video footage portrays the major characteristics of each vertebrate group.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:15
Animales complejos (Complex Animals)

El desgaste y la erosion (Weathering and Erosion) (2008)

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This program illustrates the everyday, real-life processes of weathering and erosion. Easy-to-understand examples of weathering help students differentiate between the processes of mechanical and chemical weathering. Vivid footage of processes such as freezing, thawing, condensation, and rusting help students grasp how weathering works.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:16
El desgaste y la erosion (Weathering and Erosion)