Tag: video

  • The Beak of the Finch (HHMI) Video Worksheet

    The Beak of the Finch (HHMI) Video Worksheet

    Video worksheet for “The Beak of the Finch” at HHMI Biointeractive. Includes questions that follow video and a graph to analyze.

  • Dog Tales – NOVA

    Dog Tales – NOVA

    Worksheet for the NOVA program “Dog Tales” which explores the evolution and domestication of dogs. Includes multiple choice questions with a final reflection.

  • Dogs Decoded – Nova Video

    Dogs Decoded – Nova Video

    One of my favorite evolutionary videos is this Nova production on dogs, called “Dogs Decoded.”   This is a great program to bridge the topic of genetics to evolution.   The program starts by examining the unique relationship humans have with dogs, and how dog evolution was shaped by that relationship.

  • Video Lessons Graphic Organizer

    Video Lessons Graphic Organizer

    This lesson introduces students to the idea of watching videos at home, taking notes, and then coming to class with understanding and knowledge to apply to a classroom activity, like a lab or discussion.   Students watch a 4.5 minute TED Ed video and complete a chart on the main ideas and details. 

  • Video Lessons and Taking Notes

    Video Lessons and Taking Notes

    Many teachers have adopted a “flipped” model of instruction, where students view lectures from home and then use class time for discussions, experiments, and problem-solving.   I have not fully gone to this model because many of my lectures have been redesigned as cases and include information with a discussion and a problem to solve.…