Bill Nye the science guy : the moon / Disney Educational Productions.
- ISBN: 0896259404
- ISBN: 9780896259409
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (26 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Classroom edition DVD.
- Publisher: Elk Grove Village, Ill. : Disney Educational Productions, 2003.
Award-winning series explores the world of science and nature using humor, music, experiments, and interviews with scientists.
DVD features fully indexed chapters correlated to National Science Standards, downloadable teacher's guide, interactive glossary and quiz, Internet links, and bonus materials.
"2008 DVD release"--container. Disc says 2003.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
1. Big idea -- 2. Try this : moon phases -- 3. Way cool scientist : geologist on the moon -- 4. Big demo : moon phases -- 5. Music video.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Host, Bill Nye.
Bill Nye explores the moon and its place in the solar system. Illustrates how the moon orbits the Earth and introduces the different phases of the moon. Describes how the moon impacts the ocean tides and explains why lunar eclipses occur. Also features an interview with Apollo 17 astronaut, Harrison Schmitt, the last astronaut to walk on the moon. The astrogeologist discusses the differences between the surface of the moon and the Earth's surface.
|Target Audience Note:||
Grade level: 4 and up.
|Funding Information Note:||
Funded by the National Science Foundation.
|System Details Note:||
Closed-captioned. English or Spanish dialogue.