Bill Nye The Science Guy: Friction - Classroom Edition
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Bill Nye The Science Guy: Friction - Classroom Edition

     
 
Bill Nye illustrates how various types of transportation utilize friction, from traction in trains and the "roll" of ball bearings in skateboards and automobiles, to the lack of friction in a hovercraft. In the Science Guy series, Bill Nye engages young students in the exciting world of science, using whatever means necessary to focus their attention on the important

Overview

Bill Nye illustrates how various types of transportation utilize friction, from traction in trains and the "roll" of ball bearings in skateboards and automobiles, to the lack of friction in a hovercraft. In the Science Guy series, Bill Nye engages young students in the exciting world of science, using whatever means necessary to focus their attention on the important concepts. These means can include rapid-fire delivery of the facts, kid-oriented graphics and demonstrations, jokes, special guests, on-location filming, music video parodies, and general silliness. In Bill Nye the Science Guy: Friction, Nye discusses the role of friction in moving objects, such as trains, cars, bikes, and skateboards. Each episode features an experiment that can easily be replicated at home or in the classroom.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/16/2009
UPC:
0786936788518
Original Release:
1994
Rating:
NR
Source:
Disney Educational

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