Updating search results...

Search Resources

60 Results

View
Selected filters:
  • UNC-TV
The 99% Solution

The 99% Solution

Rating
1.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how researchers at the Hammer Institutes and UNC Chapel Hill are collaborating to find out why a small percentage of the population may have a dangerous reaction to a medicine while the majority of people are not affected. Components of this resource include a video and a related blog article. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media." Discussion questions are also included.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Science
Biology
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Adaptation
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Adaptation

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students explain genetic variation and natural selection and describe ...

In this lesson, students explain genetic variation and natural selection and describe how an organism with traits better suited for their environment is more likely to survive.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/07/2018
Alternative Energy
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Alternative Energy

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students compare alternative energy sources to traditional energy sources ...

In this lesson, students compare alternative energy sources to traditional energy sources and evaluate alternative energy options available from NC coastal resources.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/07/2018
Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Atlantic

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how researchers at the UNC Coastal Studies Institute, NOAA, and East Carolina University are studying shipwrecks of North Carolina coast. Underwater archaeologists are documenting the wrecks of allied ships and German U-boats to study and preserve in photos and videos a part of the nation's history. Components of this resource include a video and a related blog article. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The Bee-utiful Bee

The Bee-utiful Bee

Rating
4.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how researcher in Research Triangle Park are working to figure out what is causing the dramatic decline in the population of honey bees and how it is threatening the world's food supply. Components of this resource include a video, a related blog article, and discussion questions. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
English Language Arts
Biology
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Bioprocessing
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Bioprocessing

Rating
3.0 stars
Overview:

Students will understand how biotechnology is used to affect living organisms and ...

Students will understand how biotechnology is used to affect living organisms and summarize aspects of biotechnology including how it works, the ethical issues involved, how it benefits North Carolina economically, and careers in biotechnology.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/28/2018
The Body in Motion

The Body in Motion

Rating
3.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how researchers with the Appalachian State University Human Performance Lab are providing new insights into how even a small amount of exercise can cut the risk of disease in half. The study focuses on physical fitness and health of middle grade students. Components of this resource include a video and a related blog article. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
Health
Physical Education
Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Cells and Organisms
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Cells and Organisms

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students will list the major organelles of animal and ...

In this lesson, students will list the major organelles of animal and plant cells and describe their functions. Students will also summarize the hierarchical organization of multicellular organisms from cells to tissues, organs, systems, and organisms.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/07/2018
Decomposers at Work

Decomposers at Work

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how compost, or decaying organic material, is being used to bring new life to soil. Components of this resource include a video, related text articles, a photo gallery, and an interview with a biological and agricultural engineer who works with soil. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
English Language Arts
Earth Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Digging Dinos

Digging Dinos

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how a paleontologist and her team of volunteers have uncovered the remains of a new type of dinosaur. Evidence suggests that the desert mountains in Utah, where the bones were found, was once a lush wetland. Researchers use specific methods to carefully uncover the details of not only what the world was like in the past but also how this individual lives, died, and rotted. Components of this resource include a video and a related blog article. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
English Language Arts
Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Dinosaur Fossils
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Dinosaur Fossils

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students explain how fossils provide important evidence of how ...

In this lesson, students explain how fossils provide important evidence of how life and environmental conditions have changed.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/07/2018
A Drone's Eye View of the Ocean
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

A Drone's Eye View of the Ocean

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students will infer how human activities may impact the ...

In this lesson, students will infer how human activities may impact the environment and consider an example of human impact by studying a research project where drones are used to make observations about the ocean and life forms living in the ocean.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/08/2018
Ecosystem Relationships
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Ecosystem Relationships

Rating
5.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students explain how biotic and abiotic factors affect organisms ...

In this lesson, students explain how biotic and abiotic factors affect organisms in an ecosystem and describe the different types of relationships that occur between organisms in an ecosystem, with emphasis on the predator-prey relationship.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/07/2018
Forecasting Storm Surge with Big Data

Forecasting Storm Surge with Big Data

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes a ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes a new computer model of storm surge, developed by the UNC Chapel Hill Institute of Marine Science, that leads to a new way for NOAA to issue hurricane warnings starting this year. The model also allows forecasters to better predict the area most likely to experience flooding due to storm surge following hurricane winds. Components of this resource include a video, related text articles, and an interview with David Glenn, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Morehead City, NC. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
English Language Arts
Earth Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Fruit Infusion

Fruit Infusion

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how ...

This multimedia resource, part of the NC Science Now series, describes how a North Carolina State University scientist is extracting and concentrating healthy ingredients from fruits and vegetables and infusing them into a protein flour that could be used in powerbars, smoothies, or other foods. Components of this resource include a video, related text articles, a photo gallery, and an interview with a food scientist. Links to these components are provided on the page under the heading "UNC-TV Media."

Subject:
English Language Arts
Science
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Future Fuels
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Future Fuels

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

Students will learn about the biofuels reactor that scientists in North Carolina's ...

Students will learn about the biofuels reactor that scientists in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park are using to create gasoline-like hydrocarbon fuels from plant material and learn the challenges of creating biofuels.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/28/2018
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

Rating
4.0 stars
Overview:

In this lesson, students will learn about the techniques and outcomes of ...

In this lesson, students will learn about the techniques and outcomes of genetic technology, and discover how North Carolina scientists are using genetic technology to turn soybeans into vaccines, and to strengthen silkworm silk using spider DNA.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
06/08/2018
Get Involved with Our Genes / Our Choices: The Probabilities of Problems: A Look at Inheritance

Get Involved with Our Genes / Our Choices: The Probabilities of Problems: A Look at Inheritance

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

With this resource, students learn how to calculate the probabilities of passing ...

With this resource, students learn how to calculate the probabilities of passing on certain genetic disorders and then evaluate case studies involving genetic testing.

Subject:
Agricultural Education
Health Science Education
Biology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
Vicki Babcock
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint

Gold Fever and the Bechtler Mint

Rating
0.0 stars
Overview:

This documentary explores the story of North Carolina's gold rush and tells ...

This documentary explores the story of North Carolina's gold rush and tells how one talented, determined man filled a need and transformed an entire region by changing the economy, and instilling a pride that is still evident to this day.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
UNC-TV
Author:
UNC-TV
Date Added:
02/26/2019