Light and Shadow
Explore with students the idea that darkness isn't something to be scared of; it's just the absence of light. Then discover that when sunlight shines through water, it can make a beautiful rainbow.
This episode of Sid the Science Kid teaches students all about shadows. Sid and his friends learn how to create shadows by blocking sources of light. This resource group includes seven video segments and an associated activity.
This episode of Sid the Science Kid teaches students all about light and its sources. Sid and his friends discover that light comes from both natural sources--like the sun, and manmade sources--like flashlights and light bulbs.
In this episode of Sid the Science Kid, Sid and his friends learn that darkness is what happens when all sources of light are completely blocked. They also learn how to deal with fear of the dark.
This interactive game allows students to experiment with creating shadow shapes which match a picture on a card. They will learn how squares, triangles, circles, rectangles, trapezoids, and parallelograms can fit together in a variety of ways to form new shapes.