Natural Environment

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)

Los Fundamentos de la Ecología (Ecology Fundamentals) (2006)

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This video introduces students to some of the fundamental principles in ecology, the study of how living things interact with each other and with their environment. The different types of living and non-living things found in an ecosystem are discussed. Examples of the interaction of living and non-living factors are provided.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:15
Los Fundamentos de la Ecología (Ecology Fundamentals)

Classifying Life (2006)

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This program explores the fascinating process of taxonomy, explaining why the process of classification is so important. Some of the criteria taxonomists use in classifying living things are highlighted. Colorful video footage of a wide array of organisms illustrates the major kingdoms.

Grade Level: 
Middle
Length: 
00:20
Classifying Life

Ecology Fundamentals (2006)

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This video introduces students to some of the fundamental principles in ecology, the study of how living things interact with each other and with their environment. The different types of living and non-living things found in an ecosystem are discussed.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:15
Ecology Fundamentals