ALEX Classroom Resources

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   View Standards     Standard(s): [SS2010] LWT2 (2) 4 :
4 ) Use vocabulary to describe segments of time, including year, decade, score, and century.

Subject: Social Studies (2)
Title: Bill Nye the Science Guy: Measuring Time

Bill explains how we measure time and mentions some of the tools we use to measure it. He notes that time measurements, such as days, months, and years, are based on astronomical events and uses a motion machine to illustrate the Earth's revolution around the sun and the moon's revolution around the Earth. This video can be used to introduce segments of time.

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