Another Food Pyramid
After years of the traditional food pyramid gracing the walls of every classroom in the country, the USDA has now decided that the pyramids should be customized to fit a persons age, sex, and activity level. Learn what they say you should now be eating, and find your personalized food pyramid.
Oct 15, 2012, 12:11 PST
Scary Texting Statistics
Some scary statistics about texting while driving may get you to think twice before you do it again.
Sep 1, 2012, 06:52 PST
Move Over- Driving Law
There is a new traffic law on the books in 48 out of 50 states that is designed to help protect police while they are stopped on the side of the road. If you don't comply, the fines are high, but they are designed to help keep our police alive during traffic stops, so please take a look and pay attention!
Jul 24, 2012, 08:12 PST
The Best Periodic Tables
Some of the most interesting periodic tables on the Internet are brought together in this collection. If you are studying chemistry, this is not to be missed.
Jul 17, 2012, 17:39 PST
The Periodic Table of Printmaking
The Periodic Table Printmaking Project unusual printmaking project has created a periodic table that merges both art and chemistry.
This receives our Networthy Award for excellence.
Jul 14, 2012, 23:00 PST
Periodic Table of the Elements (with atomic mass)
This great periodic table is ready to use here on ClassBrain. For each element it includes the atomic number and atomic mass easily visible, then if you click on the element, you'll find everything else you need for your Chemitry assignments.
Jul 12, 2012, 05:23 PST
A Simple Interactive Periodic Table
If you need a simple interactive periodic table, this one will be perfect. You'll find out the element's Name, Number, Weight, Melting Point, and Boiling Point.
Jul 6, 2012, 20:29 PST
Advanced Interactive Periodic Table
Download this excellent periodic table from Los Alamos National Laboratory. It will take awhile to download if you're on a dial-up (2.8 mb), but if you're studying chemistry it's a great tool to have!
PDF format - Adobe Acrobat required [ Download/View File ]
Jul 6, 2012, 09:16 PST
Algebra 2 - Periodic and Trigonometric Functions
What sort of graph patterns are formed by periodic and trigonometric functions? Mrs Jenkins will take you through them step by step.
Jun 15, 2012, 20:06 PST
SMMoA Tour da Arts Competition
Each year SMMoA (The Santa Monica Museum of Art) hosts a Tour da Art Competition in conjunction with their annual bike event.
May 24, 2012, 06:28 PST
Increasing levels of carbon in the ocean are making the water more acidic, and that’s beginning to have an impact on shellfish, corals and some of the tiniest shell-making marine organisms that are essential to the ocean food web.
May 24, 2012, 03:12 PST
The Worm Atlas
If you are studying worms, then you absolutely need this reference material. It has everything you need to know about worms including excellent illustrations and photographs of their anatomy.
Nov 6, 2011, 04:07 PST
Shakespeare's Globe Theater Interactive Viewer
Shakespeare's Globe Theater comes alive with this incredible interactive, virtual viewer.
Oct 21, 2011, 07:05 PST
Fashioning Apollo - The Spacesuit
Fashioning Apollo is a look at the design and construction of the Apollo spacesuits through a conversation with Nicholas de Monchaux, author of Spacesuit: Fashioning Apollo.
Sep 25, 2011, 04:14 PST
Kilims - Turkish Flat Woven Tapetries
Learn about Turkish kilim, flat-woven tapestries from the 15th-19th centuries, and the exhibit at the De young Museum in San Francisco.
Sep 5, 2011, 23:02 PST
The study of anatomy has become more interesting with the help of interactive study programs. Some of the modules cover the entire body and others specialize in specific areas of the body such as the ear or the hand.
Aug 27, 2011, 19:34 PST
Green Design in Student Projects
It's crucial that students address issues of sustainability and reduced carbon emissions in all of their design projects. You are the next architects, and you can help decide how our buildings effect the environment.
Jun 19, 2011, 02:20 PST
Climate Time Machine
The following demonstration shows the effects of global warming over time.
May 24, 2011, 05:35 PST
Wake-up Show for Astronomy Lovers
Venus, Mercury, Mars, and Pluto will be performing a beautiful dance in the sky, changing relative positions and forming geometric patterns during the month of May, 2011.
May 10, 2011, 00:49 PST
Enter Google's Doodles Competition
Enter the Doodle 4 Google competition and make your mark in art and the Internet. Maybe you will even win the $15,000 scholarship!
Jan 24, 2011, 12:43 PST
Water and More on the Moon!
Nearly a year after announcing the discovery of water molecules on the moon, scientists have revealed new data uncovered by NASA's Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, and Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LROâ€”and it's more than just water.
Oct 21, 2010, 16:24 PST
Cool Anatomy Tool!
This tutorial was designed for use by college students studying cat anatomy.
Sep 9, 2010, 13:55 PST
A video math lesson on factoring polynomials, specifically trinomials.
May 15, 2010, 09:01 PST
Sunset Planet Alert
The solar system's innermost planets are about to put on a beautiful show for sunset sky watchers. Mercury is emerging from the glare of the sun and making a beeline for Venus. By week's end, the two planets will be just 3o apart, an eye-catching pair in the deep-blue twilight of sunset.
Apr 1, 2010, 08:47 PST
Thanksgiving and Chemistry - What's the Connection?
In this video lesson learn how Chemistry is related to Thanksgiving.... It will answer: â€¢ How does the pop-up timer in a turkey work?
â€¢ Why do muffins rise, even when made without yeast?
â€¢ Which antacids neutralize the most stomach acid?
Mar 16, 2010, 20:18 PST
Festive Holiday Chem Lab
In this "Festive Holiday Chemistry Lab" you can learn how to make bouncing snowballs.
Mar 16, 2010, 20:12 PST
Taking sharper aim at pesky stomach ulcer bacteria
Whatâ€™s inside of one-sixth of the worldâ€™s population and is a thousand times smaller than the head of a pin? Itâ€™s Helicobacter pylori, the pesky bacterium behind ulcers and other unpleasant stomach diseases.
Mar 16, 2010, 19:56 PST
Algebra 2 - Trigonometric Identities
Trigonometric identities are ways of simplifying trigonometric expressions. Although it is quite a mouthful, Mr. Green simplifies the information in this interactive math tutorial.
Mar 15, 2010, 21:49 PST
Algebra 2 - Translating Graphs
Are you lost in translation when it comes to translating graph in Algebra 2? This interactive lesson will help make the process clear.
Mar 15, 2010, 21:39 PST
Algebra 2 - Solving Radical Equations
Learn to solve radical equations by isolating the radical on one side of the equation, in this step by step algebra 2 lesson.
Mar 15, 2010, 21:20 PST
Algebra 2 - Sequences and Series
Explore arithmetic and geometric sequences in this great interactive lesson with Mr. Green.
Mar 15, 2010, 20:53 PST
Algebra 2 - Rational Functions and their Graphs
Learn how to graph rational functions in this interactive algebra lesson. Go through the lesson at your own pace, and repeat it if needed.
Mar 15, 2010, 20:41 PST
Algebra 2 - Properties of Logarithms
Follow along as Mr. Green explores the properties of logarithms, including the product property, the quotient property, and the power property.
Mar 15, 2010, 20:25 PST
Algebra 2 - Probability and Statistics
Learn how to break down problems so that you can figure the probability of events. Follow along as Mrs Jenkins explains the Fundamental Counting Principle step by step.
Mar 15, 2010, 20:15 PST
Algebra 2 - Natural Logarithms
If lagarithms seem like Greek to you, this interactive algebra 2 lesson will help you sort things out. Play it once, or as many times as you need.
Mar 15, 2010, 19:59 PST
Algebra 2 - Linear Systems
If you are learning to work with linear systems, this interactive tutorial will help you understand the concepts involved.
Mar 15, 2010, 19:46 PST
Operations with Polynomials and FOIL
Video math lesson explaining Operations with Polynomials and FOIL.
Mar 15, 2010, 19:38 PST
Algebra 2 - Linear Graphs
Linear graphs are much easier to understand when you can go through them step by step with an instructor like Mr. Green.
Mar 15, 2010, 19:12 PST
Introduction to Equations
A video lesson on solving equations, an introduction
Mar 15, 2010, 19:05 PST
Algebra 2 - Inverse Matrices
Inverse matrices can seem tricky, but as you go through this interactive lesson you will learn step by step how to work through these types of problems.
Mar 15, 2010, 19:02 PST