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Series: Science


A Time-Lapse of the Night Sky

A Time-Lapse of the Night Sky

A beautiful time-lapse montage of the night sky, featuring the Milky Way. This clip can be used to show the movement of Earth and the transition from night to day.
Air

Air

Learning about Air introduces students to the concept of 'Air' and its various uses and properties. The program examines: the essentials of oxygen for living and growing; the variety of properties air is made up of; the concept of air having...Show More
Air and Its Uses

Air and Its Uses

We breathe it every second of our lives – but besides that, what purpose does air serve? Discover how air is a gas in this Miniclip, and the variety of purposes it serves for both humans and animals. It also looks at the use of wind as a...Show More
Air Around Us

Air Around Us

Students will learn about the air around us with this short clip, which explains the difference between pure and impure air, and describes wind and storms.
Alternate Methods of Sewage Disposal

Alternate Methods of Sewage Disposal

Objective: To learn about different methods used for sewage disposal. Learning outcomes - students will be able to: 1. Recognise sewage 2. Describe different methods used for sewage disposal 3. Describe the working process of septic tank 4....Show More
Animal Adaptations (Junior)

Animal Adaptations (Junior)

Animals inhabit every part of the globe from deep oceans to the freezing poles, scorching Equatorial deserts and lush rainforests. To survive and reproduce, they have adaptations that make them suited to their environment. This video game...Show More
Animal Adaptations: Communication

Animal Adaptations: Communication

Not all of the science that the Walt Disney Imagineers do goes into the creation of wild rides. When designing Disney's Animal Kingdom and each animal's habitat, they had to take into consideration each animal's unique adaptations. Join...Show More
Animal Diets and Food Chains

Animal Diets and Food Chains

What is the difference between a carnivore, a herbivore, and a scavenger? What exactly is a food chain? And what happens to plants and animals once they die? Living things depend on each other and the environment to survive, and your students...Show More

Animals in Africa

Warning: This programme features footage of animals eating prey. Please watch at your own discretion. In this programme, we learn where Africa is located and what kinds of animals live there. We take a closer look at many different kinds of...Show More
Basic Techniques

Basic Techniques

Basic techniques in the science lab are important to master. This clip demonstrates how to safely light a Bunsen burner, how to correctly smell a test tube using wafting and how to gently mix the contents of a test tube. It also explains the...Show More
Buoyant Force

Buoyant Force

This video will help students learn about the buoyant force exerted by a liquid. The clip will define buoyant force and explain the reason for the occurrence of the buoyant force applied by a liquid on an object submerged in it.
Buoyant Force and Floatation

Buoyant Force and Floatation

This video will help students understand how buoyant force helps an object to float or sink. It explains the various forces that act on an object when it’s immersed in a liquid and describes the various situations in which an object floats or...Show More
Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies

Students read, sing and learn about functions of various human body systems such as the respiratory system, circulatory system, digestive system, skeletal system, and nervous system. Students will also learn about the need to make healthy...Show More
Butterflies: Caterpillars in Disguise

Butterflies: Caterpillars in Disguise

It’s almost unbelievable that a caterpillar is actually the same animal as a butterfly – but it’s true! Amaze your students with the captivating stages in the life cycle of a butterfly with this Miniclip. With a blend of animation and real...Show More
Cells: The Essence of Life

Cells: The Essence of Life

Cells are the smallest unit of life. All living organisms are composed of one or millions of these tiny cells. In this video, students will explore the inside of a cell to discover what it´s made of and how it works. They will learn about the...Show More
Changes in States of Matter

Changes in States of Matter

Objective: To learn about the changes in the states of matter. Learning outcomes - students will be able to: 1. Identify the three states of matter; 2. Understand how ice, water, and water vapour are formed.
Chromatography

Chromatography

Objective: To study the process of chromatography. Learning outcomes - students will be able to: 1. Illustrate the process of chromatography to separate components of dyes.
Classification Systems

Classification Systems

The classification system is the arrangement of living things, categorised by their different characteristics - an organised understanding of the natural world we live in. Recently this system has been further refined using studies of DNA. In...Show More
Classifying Animals: Invertebrates

Classifying Animals: Invertebrates

Introduce your students to the scientific classification of the animal kingdom through vertebrates and invertebrates! This Miniclip provides a short overview of both animal groups, then delves into the dynamic world of invertebrates, including...Show More
Classifying Animals: Vertebrates

Classifying Animals: Vertebrates

Introduce your students to scientific classification of the animal kingdom through vertebrates and invertebrates! This Miniclip provides a short overview of both animal groups, then delves into the dynamic world of vertebrates, including fish,...Show More
Come to Your Senses

Come to Your Senses

Students read, sing and learn about the five senses and gain appreciation for the ways in which they enrich life. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across key...Show More
Connecting an Ammeter or Voltmeter

Connecting an Ammeter or Voltmeter

When working with circuits, it is necessary for students to also understand how to correctly connect a voltmeter and ammeter. This clip demonstrates how to connect an ammeter in series and a voltmeter in parallel to accurately measure the current...Show More
Conserving Water, Conserving Life

Conserving Water, Conserving Life

This unit introduces concepts such as water as a limited resource and water footprints; explaining to students what the impact on the environment of the production of goods has.
Cows Moo Softly: How to Do a Fair Test

Cows Moo Softly: How to Do a Fair Test

It is essential to teach students how to conduct a fair test to yield valid results. Using the popular mnemonic “Cows Moo Softly”, students will discover how to conduct a fair test, what variables to change or keep the same, and how changing...Show More
Crystallisation

Crystallisation

Objective: To understand the separation technique called crystallisation. Learning outcomes - students will be able to: 1. Illustrate the technique of crystallisation 2. Separate pure crystals of copper sulphate from an impure sample