As part of our remote-learning program, CHC Connect, we are continually on the lookout for online tools to enhance our students’ learning about science. We periodically update this list.
Joseph’s Machines Explore the science of machines! Working in the spirit of try, try and try again and American cartoonist Rube Goldberg, New Zealand native Joseph Herscher and his team build machines to inspire new ways to solve common problems.
Grade 4-8 students
Amazing Science Hacks Nearly 11.5 million people subscribe to this channel packed with videos about gadgets, science experiments and instruction on how to use various machines in new ways — such as, oh, say a leaf blower to clean up your shedding dog.
Grade 6-8 students
Periodic Table of Videos Walk the main hallway of Cherry Hills Christian’s Upper School, and you may notice a periodic table of elements posted prominently in one of the science classrooms. This channel presented by scientists on faculty of the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom explores each of the 118 elements in detail and features new videos every week about cool stuff from the world of chemistry.