Valentine’s Day is simply a few days away. In the event you educate main grades, your college students could also be enthusiastic about exchanging little playing cards and candies (my daughters have been speaking about it for weeks). In the event you educate center faculty or highschool college students, you are most likely bracing your self for a couple of days crammed with further teenage drama. Both manner, chances are you’ll have an interest within the following Valentine’s Day-themed science, math, and philosophy classes.
Creating edible glass hearts is the subject of a enjoyable SciShow Youngsters video. The video begins by explaining how glass is made earlier than shifting into a proof of how sugar, like sand, could be melted. The video then explains why isomalt is used to make edible glass hearts (melting level) and the way it may be carried out at dwelling with the supervision of a mother or father. Like all SciShow Youngsters movies the outline contains plenty of hyperlinks to further sources together with this one which has written instructions.
In the event you’re trying to work a little bit Valentine’s Day themed exercise into your center faculty or highschool lessons within the subsequent couple of days, listed here are three good movies to contemplate viewing.
Why Do We Love? is a TED-Ed lesson that explores some philosophies on why individuals love. The lesson will not give you any clear solutions, however it can make you assume. And is not that what philosophers need you to do?
The next video from It is Okay To Be Good (produced by PBS Digital Studios) explains why people kiss, the historical past of symbols related to kissing, and a few cultural views of kissing. Once I noticed this video I instantly considered my buddies who educate center faculty and highschool well being lessons.