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Bill Nye the Science Guy: Measuring Time

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Title:

Bill Nye the Science Guy: Measuring Time

URL:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x5fTugaLjyw

Content Source:

Other
YouTube
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

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.

Content Standard(s):
Social Studies
SS2010 (2010)
Grade: 2
Living and Working Together in State and Nation
4 ) Use vocabulary to describe segments of time, including year, decade, score, and century.

Unpacked Content
Strand: History
Course Title: Living and Working Together in State and Nation
Evidence Of Student Attainment:
Students:
  • Describe segments of time using a variety of terms.
Teacher Vocabulary:
  • describe
  • year
  • decade
  • score
  • century
Knowledge:
Students know:
  • Vocabulary associated with time.
  • Vocabulary: year, decade, score, century
Skills:
Students are able to:
  • Describe segments of time using appropriate terms.
Understanding:
Students understand that:
  • Segments of time can be described using a variety of terms, including: year, decade, score, and century.

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
SS.AAS.2.4- Use vocabulary to describe segments of time (e.g., yesterday, today, tomorrow).


Tags: measurement, segments of time, time, year
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Author: Ginger Boyd