Using Tools in Science

From the: Science Practices Series
  • Item # VLC345
  • Copyright 2014
  • For Grades k-3
  • 10-12 minutes
  • Teacher's Guide

The use of tools, equipment, and instruments in science and engineering is vital to acquiring data. Students will learn how and why tools are helpful in science. Concrete examples of common, everyday tools help teach key concepts and use of tools in science.

This brief entry in the Science Practices series for students in K-3 offers a broad and diverse introduction to the world of tools. Featuring fine examples presented with excellent images, as well as a summary quiz, this is highly recommended. 

T. Keogh
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Sample Video: Tools and Data


The DVD includes 10-12 minute video, each with a chapter index, subtitles, 15 page Teacher's Guide, labeled slides, and glossary.

  • Product Code:
  • VLC345DVD
  • ISBN:
  • 978-1-59234-908-1
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Digital Bundle

License Details

Digital Bundle includes video files for full show and 7-10 content clips in H.264 (for iPads) and.WMV format. Plus 12 images (.jpg), teacher's guide (.pdf) and metadata.

  • Product Code:
  • VLC345Digital
  • ISBN:
  • 978-1-59234-915-9
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