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Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

BLOSSOMS is an MIT educational project in partnership with colleagues in Jordan and Pakistan. Each BLOSSOMS module is a multi-segment educational video to be shown in a high school math or science class, with the in-class teacher leading the students in interactive educational activities between each BLOSSOMS video segment. BLOSSOMS is funded by the Hewlett Foundation with additional funding by the Sloan Foundation and by partners in Jordan and Pakistan.

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Celebrating Nine Massachusetts High School Teachers: A Montage Video

Celebrating Nine Massachusetts High...

Added 1 month ago | 00:04:21 | 202 views

Complex Numbers: Part Imaginary, But Really Simple

Complex Numbers: Part Imaginary, Bu...

Added 2 months ago | 00:53:12 | 278 views

In this BLOSSOMS lesson, Professor Gilbert Strang introduces complex numbers in his inimitably crystal clear style. The class can go from no exposure to complex numbers all the way to Euler’s famous formula and even the Mandelbrot set, ...

Pythagorean Theorem: Geometry's Most Elegant Theorem - Korean Voice Over

Pythagorean Theorem: Geometry's Mos...

Added 2 months ago | 00:21:37 | 216 views

This lesson teaches students about the history of the Pythagorean theorem, along with proofs and applications and is geared toward high school Geometry students that have completed a year of Algebra.

Forces and Angles

Forces and Angles

Added 3 months ago | 00:20:16 | 464 views

The goal of this lesson is to assist students to relate the forces acting upon particular objects and the “unseen” resolution of those forces. This lesson includes embedded video clips, animations, diagrams and inquiry-based experiments ...

How Hot Is Hot? Heat versus Temperature

How Hot Is Hot? Heat versus Tempera...

Added 3 months ago | 00:17:39 | 257 views

The aim of this lesson is to introduce the concepts of heat and temperature, which many students find confusing. During the lesson, students will be asked to explore and discuss situations where even though the same amount of heat is abs...

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