Texting and You!
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Texting and You!

Watch Ruff Ruffman show that, while texting can be fun, creative, and a great way to stay in touch, it also has some drawbacks, in this animated video from RUFF ...
Grades 2-5
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Ruff Brand
Mathematical Congruence and Similarity
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Mathematical Congruence and Similarity

In this overview, you will see how geometry in the common core differs from other sets of standards in how ...
Grades K-8,13+
Architect Interview - Miguel Rosales
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Architect Interview - Miguel Rosales

Miguel Rosales was the lead architect on the Charles River Bridge in Boston. Learn about his profession with this interview ...
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Electrical Engineer Interview - Tiffany Ann Clute
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Electrical Engineer Interview - Tiffany Ann Clute

Tiffany Ann Clute is an electrical enginner who worked on the United States Courthouse in Seattle. Learn about her profession ...
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Structural Engineer Interview - Diana Nishi
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Structural Engineer Interview - Diana Nishi

Diana Nishi is a civil and structural engineer who builds hotels, malls, and offices. Learn about her profession with this ...
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Engineering Careers: Electrical Engineering
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Engineering Careers: Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering are concerned with electrical devices, systems, and the use of electrical energy. Learn about electrical engineering with this ...
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
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Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Learn about the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel in Virginia Beach, with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Sunshine Skyway Bridge
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Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Learn about the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in St. Petersburg and Bradenton, Florida with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Reaction Time
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Reaction Time

Measure your reaction time in this activity from Zoom.
Grades 1-8
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Zoom
Balloon Boat
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Balloon Boat

Construct a balloon boat using a milk carton, tape, a straw, and a balloon, in this activity from Zoom.
Grades 1-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Funnel Lift
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Funnel Lift

Figure out a way to use a funnel to carry a ping pong ball from one point to another, in this activity from Zoom.
Grades 1-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Pet Can
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Pet Can

Create a coffee can that will come back when rolled away, in this activity from Zoom.
Grades 1-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Snap, Crackle, Jump
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Snap, Crackle, Jump

Use static electricity to make your cereal come to life, in this activity from Zoom.
Grades 1-8
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Zoom
Tower of Coins
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Tower of Coins

Try to keep a stack of nickels from toppling in this activity from Zoom.
Grades 1-8
Provided by:
Zoom
Folsom Dam
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Folsom Dam

Learn about the Folsom Dam in Folsom, California with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
Provided by:
Building Big
Climatron
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Climatron

Learn about the Climatron in St. Louis, Missouri with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
Provided by:
Building Big
Pantheon
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Pantheon

Learn about the Pantheon in Rome, Italy with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
Provided by:
Building Big
St. Peter's Basilica
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St. Peter's Basilica

Learn about the St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, Italy with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Empire State Building
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Empire State Building

Learn about the Empire State Building in New York City with this structure profile from the WGBH production, Building Big.
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
Central Artery/Tunnel Project (Big Dig)
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Central Artery/Tunnel Project (Big Dig)

Learn about the Central Artery/Tunnel Project (Big Dig) in Boston, Massachusetts with this structure profile from the WGBH production ...
Grades 3-6
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Building Big
New York Third Water Tunnel
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New York Third Water Tunnel

Learn about the New York Third Water Tunnel in New York City with this structure profile from the WGBH production ...
Grades 3-6
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Building Big