Write Now! Career Writing Prompts: Director of Operations

This Career Clip features Jim Kressler, Director of Operations, Bosch-Rexroth Corporation, Allentown, PA. Jim says that his best career advice for anyone is to believe in yourself. Confidence in yourself ...
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6-10
WLVT PBS

America Weighs

America Weighs displays someone on a scale weighing themselves and asks the student what public schools should do, if anything, about the growing obesity problem in America. Write Now! video ...
0:00:38
6-12
WLVT PBS

Arctic Mission | Hunters Navigate Warming Arctic

Learn how hunting is a fundamental part of the Inuit culture and how environmental changes are threatening the Inuit way of life. Observe hunters on the ice, and see how ...
0:03:19
6-12
WGBH

The Human Spark | The Garbage of Everyday Life

Host Alan Alda visits Abri Castanet, a collapsed Rock Shelter which housed the Neanderthals and early humans, in this video segment from The Human Spark . Among the findings are ...
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6-12

The Wild Suburban Koala

This enhanced video resource from Nature: Cracking the Koala Code explores the changing koala habitat. The negative effects of forest clearing in Australia are discussed, as well as the declining ...
0:08:53
5-12
Nature

Geneticist Pardis Sabeti

This video profile adapted from NOVA scienceNOW profiles the life and work of Harvard geneticist and biological anthropologist Pardis Sabeti. Although Sabeti spends many of her evenings on stage, fronting ...
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6-12
NOVA scienceNow

Ouch!

Students are asked to explain how human actions have hurt the eagle and the sea turtle. WLVT PBS 39 and PSEA present Science Now! video writing prompts. These prompts are ...
0:00:32
6-12
WLVT PBS

Climate Wisconsin | Great Lakes Shipping

Learn how water level and shipping season affect the amount of cargo a ship can carry in this multimedia video produced by the Wisconsin Educational Communications Board. Come aboard with ...
0:02:20
6-13+
Educational Communications Board

Brachistochrone Curve

Lessons in Matter and Energy , from WOSU Public Media, is a series of eight learning modules that demonstrate physical science concepts and phenomena. The series captures some of the ...
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8

Setting up an Experiment with Reflection and Absoprtion

In this video segment from Teaching Middle School Physical Science , teacher Nadine Coletta uses a lab to teach her students the scientific concepts and vocabulary related to light. First, ...
0:05:04
5-8
WGBH

Weather is Frightful

These writing prompts are tools for educators and students to use in the classroom to encourage creative writing. The topics covered in these clips are a variety of science related ...
0:00:32
6-12
WLVT PBS

The Red Dynasty

Why is the person pictured in the portrait important? Please identify him and explain. Write Now! video writing prompts are tools for educators and students to use in the classroom ...
0:00:38
6-12
WLVT PBS

Nature's Supermarket

Swamps and Such. This video series from WOSU Public Media uses the example of a wetland to explain the structure and functions of ecosystems and how ecosystems change over time. ...
0:01:25
7-10
6-12
KET

Mars Rover

This Building Block video features a 2004 animation of the Mars rover "Opportunity" approaching the rim of Endurance Crater.
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All
WGBH

Life on Europa?

In this video excerpt from NOVA, learn about Jupiter’s moon Europa. Images reveal a surface covered with jagged areas of ice that appear to have melted, broken apart, and frozen ...
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6-12
NOVA

Teaching Braille Reading and Writing – Lucia Hasty

Educator Lucia Hasty provides an overview of early literacy goals and objectives for working with children who are blind or visually impaired, in these videos produced by Perkins School for ...
0:17:32
K-12

Write Now! Career Writing Prompts: Director of Human Resources

This Career Clip features Lucinda Lawson, Director of Human Resources with Coordinated Health, Bethlehem, PA. Every young person should question adults and ask about their careers and if they are ...
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6-10
WLVT PBS

Greater Boston | Did Environmental Exposure Cause a Disease Cluster?

In this video segment from Greater Boston , Liz Lombard describes her struggle with a painful, progressive autoimmune disease called scleroderma. Scleroderma is rare, so Lombard was surprised to learn ...
0:03:22
6-12
WGBH

Wastewater Woes: Sewage Spills in SF Bay

In this video from QUEST produced by KQED, learn about what happens to the wastewater from your household, the causes of the recent sewage spills in the San Francisco Bay, ...
0:11:19
6-12
QUEST