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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
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00:10
Dia y noche (Day and Night)

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)

Natural Resources (2014)

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Everyday we use many natural resources from Earth. This engaging program highlights some examples of ways we use natural resources. Differences between renewable and nonrenewable resources are also investigated.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:12
Natural Resources

Keeping Earth Healthy (2014)

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Just as people do certain things to stay healthy, Earth needs to be treated in specific ways to stay healthy. This video takes a look at unsustainable practices that make Earth unhealthy. Specific sustainable habits are also highlighted.

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Primary
Elementary
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00:11
Keeping Earth Healthy

Impacts on Earth (2014)

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Planet Earth is our home, but unfortunately humans have caused a great deal of damage to it. How have humans impacted Earth and what are the consequences? This clear and informative program answers this question through the use of numerous easy-to-understand examples.

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Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:11
Impacts on Earth

Earth and You (2014)

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What are some of the things everyone can do to help the planet? This program explores a wide variety of practical, easy-to-accomplish tasks we can do to make Earth a healthier place. Pollution prevention, natural resource use, and recycling are some of the key ideas highlighted.

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Primary
Elementary
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00:11
Earth and You

An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

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Former Vice President Al Gore presents an eye-opening and compelling view of the future of our planet - and our civilization - in the MUST-SEE documentary of the year. This is a wake-up call that cuts through myths and misconceptions to deliver the message that global warming is a real and present danger.

Grade Level: 
Middle
Length: 
01:36
An Inconvenient Truth

Water Is Life

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Article explores whether we will have enough water to sustain an ever-growing population on earth.

Barbara Kingsolver, “Water Is Life,” in National Geographic (April 2010), http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/04/water-is-life/kingsolver-text.

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.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:11
Changes on Earth

Exploring Landforms (2012)

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This video program takes a fascinating look at the many different features found on Earth. Familiar places are used to help describe key landforms. The importance and characteristics of various landforms are explored.

To find the Spanish language version of this video, please click here.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:10
Exploring Landforms

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