Light CD-ROM

Discovery Education

SKU: DC774265
Format: CD-ROM
Grade Level:
Copyright: 2004

Alt Formats:
Free Resources
Marc Record

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Light touches your students in so many ways. Video Adventures include Introducing Light; Bioluminescence; The Eye; Fiber Optic; and "Invisible" Light and #151; including how telescopes help us "see" ultraviolet light and radio waves. Explore electromagnetic radiation, light as an energy source, the technology of light, lasers, and holograms.

Includes a Teacher's Guide. Simulations include Using a Telescope, Electric Generator, Solar Energy, Energy Transmission, and Scientific Inquiry.

Each v2.0 CD-ROM features

  • Science Simulations: NEW! Now your students can perform hundreds of simulated lab experiments in a virtual lab.
  • Discovery Channel Theater: Five fast-paced fact-filled video voyages in both English and Spanish.
  • Library: Updated World Book Encyclopedia features extensive reference and research materials.
  • Laboratory: New Assessment Component! Interactive activities focus on building critical learning skills.
  • Multimedia Studio: Creative tool complete with slides, text and cool sound effects allows students to create their own multimedia presentation. Updated with Lesson Launchers and #151;ready-made slide shows to start teaching your next science topic.