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Plantas (Plants) (2012)

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What exactly is a plant? This colorful program explains to students the difference between living and nonliving things as well as what a plant is, where plants live, and the different types of plants they might be familiar with.

Find the English version of this video at: Plants

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:11
Plantas (Plants)

Investigating Protists (2012)

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Eukaryotes that are clearly not animals, plants, or fungi belong to a very diverse and fascinating group called protists. This video program uses captivating video footage to illustrate organisms from tiny microscopic creatures to giant kelp. Emphasis is placed on common characteristics of protists, while pointing out the wide diversity among organisms in this group.

Grade Level: 
High
Length: 
00:21
Investigating Protists

Plants (2012)

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What exactly is a plant? This colorful program explains to students the difference between living and nonliving things as well as what a plant is, where plants live, and the different types of plants they might be familiar with.

Find the Spanish language version of this video at: Plantas

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:11
Plants

The Biology of Protists (2003)

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The term "protist" covers a wide range of microscopic organisms formerly clumped into "Kingdom Protista." New molecular analyses show that the protistan lines of evolution go so far back in time they can be considered as different kingdoms of life.

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Middle
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00:20
The Biology of Protists

The Biology of Algae (2004)

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The term algae is a catchall for several evolutionary lines of photosynthetic organisms: dinoflagellates: red algae (plastids with chlorophyll A); diatoms, yellow-brown algae and brown algae (chlorophylls A and C); and green algae (chlorophylls A and B). This program explores the diversity, structure, ecological roles and modern classification of these vital primary producers.

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Middle
High
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00:20
The Biology of Algae

The Plants Series (2002)

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This DVD contains 4 - 20 minute videos:

Plants in our Lives
The terminology and concepts discussed include: algae, angiosperms, gymnosperms, bryophytes, cell wall, chlorophyll, photosynthesis, vascular, and non-vascular.

Grade Level: 
Middle
Length: 
01:20
The Plants Series