Volume

Volume of Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres: Volume of a Cone

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Learn how to find the volume of a cone.

Strange Shapes | MIT's Science Out Loud

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In school, you learn about shapes with sides and edges - but there are weird shapes out there (beyond our 3 dimensions) that defy our normal idea of geometry. QuanQuan and Jenny explain, knit, and 3D print their way through these strange shapes!

Volume of Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres: Volume of a Sphere

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Learn how to find the volume of a sphere.>

Formulas: Volume

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Volume is the measure of how much space there is within a three-dimensional object (one with length, width, and height). Watch the video for an explanation of the formula for volume.

This video segment is from the GED Connection Formulas video.

Exploring Sound (2013)

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Almost every second of the day you are surrounded by sounds. Through easy-to-understand examples, this program helps students grasp how sounds are formed andhow sound travels. Special attention is given to the different characteristics of sounds and how we sense sounds.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
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00:10
Exploring Sound

Exploring Solids, Liquids, and Gases (2013)

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Water commonly exists in three different forms: ice, liquid water, and water vapor. In this video the different phases of water serve as the foundation to teach about solids, liquids, and gases. Other common everyday examples of solids, liquids, and gases are also featured.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
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00:12
Exploring Solids, Liquids, and Gases

The Metric System (2006)

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Four 20-minute videos about the Metric system:

Grade Level: 
Middle
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01:20
The Metric System

Matter in Action (2005)

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This DVD contains 4 20-minute segments:

Grade Level: 
Middle
High
Length: 
00:20
Matter in Action

Tools in Science (2006)

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This DVD contains four 20-minute segments:

Grade Level: 
Middle
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01:20
Tools in Science

How to Measure Volume (2011)

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This useful video program helps students understand the concept of volume and the exciting ways that it can be measured. Concepts and terminology: liquid, solid, liter, milliliter, cubic centimeter, beaker, and graduated cylinder.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
0:10
How to Measure Volume