Picture this Planet: Engaging Senses, Enabling Students

Contributor: Wanda Hoover | Length : 3

With paper, rock, and a football galaxy, Wanda demonstrates visual and sensory activities for engaging students. Today's students live in an immersion of media. From glossy picture books to digital me... Read More

You Can Build an Electrophorus: A Simple Apparatus for Experimenting with Electricity

Contributor: John Goering | Length : 9 | File type : Video

In this demonstration, science teacher John Goering explains how you can build and use a classic device to demonstrate basics of voltage, positive and negative charges, and resistance. To reproduce ... Read More

Electrophorus Lab

Contributor: John Goering | File type : Teaching Material

In this study guide, students experiment with an aluminum pie pan, a foam plate, a foam cup, and a straw. The document includes steps for reproducing the experiment and questions to assist student... Read More

Expand Geometric Thinking with Elsys

Contributor: John Goering | File type : Teaching Material

Elsys uses commands in L-systems to draw geometric designs. L-systems enable us to use relatively few commands to produce complex shapes. To learn more about L-systems, select one of the options in ... Read More

Computer-Assisted Geometric Experiments

Contributor: John Goering | File type : Teaching Material

Wingeom is a powerful tool for creating geometrical diagrams. The user can make a diagram and then quickly see what happens as points are moved. Wingeom makes it easy to measure lengths, angles, and... Read More

Teaching Social Studies—Going Beyond the Textbook (Lester Burkholder)

Contributor: Lester Burkholder | Length : 77 | File type : Audio

Lester encourages teachers to spark students' imagination and involvement with history. Courtesy Christian Light Education (CLE).

Teaching Elementary Science

Contributor: Duane Tucker | Length : 39 | File type : Audio

In a 1998 teachers' workshop, Duane examines teaching principles for the elementary science classroom. Courtesy FBEP.

Applied Science in the Classroom

Contributor: Duane Tucker | Length : 54 | File type : Audio

Duane calls us to build the kingdom in science studies. Courtesy FBEP.

Teaching Biological Sciences in the Christian School

Contributor: Tim Stoltzfus | Length : 80 | File type : Audio

Tim offers a session brimming with practical ideas for engaging students in biology, including a wealth of information on dissections and live animal study. Courtesy FBEP.