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Math and Science Skills Index

The Language Arts and the Math and Science Skills Indexes are designed to help you integrate the TV411 videos, web lessons, and print downloads into your classroom's curriculum. Use the dropdown menu below to browse the full catalog of our math and science materials by the skill or content area they address.

Skill/Content: Basic Math
Type Description Skill/Content
Video Video: Pyramid Schemes

A federal con-buster reveals the math behind common money scams.

Basic Math
Video Video: Rent to Own?

Question Man (Joey Kola) visits an appliance store and does the math to figure out the better deal:  rent-to-own or save to buy.

Basic Math
Video Video: Road Trip Map

NFL members demonstrate how to figure out time and distance on a map when planning a trip.

Basic Math
Video Video: Starting a Business

A teenage parent gets help starting up a small lollipop business as he pursues his GED.

Basic Math
Video Video: Tipping

A customer shares a tip for figuring out a tip in a restaurant.

Basic Math
Video Video: Tracking Weight Loss

Two math-savvy women take charge of a friend's calorie-counting.

Basic Math
Video Video: Unit Prices

Laverne (Liz Torres) explains how unit price labels point the way to the best deal.

Basic Math
Skill/Content: Biology
Type Description Skill/Content
Lesson Bacteria: Science Lesson

Bacteria, like all living things, are made up of cells, the building blocks of life. Cells are tiny machinery that not only perform the basic functions of life, but they also hold all the important information—the blueprint—of a living organism.

Lesson Bacterias: Ciencia Lección

Las bacterias, como todos los seres vivos, están hechas de células, los bloques con los que se construye la vida.

Lesson Carbohidratos: Ciencia Lección

No es fácil encontrar comida que no contiene carbohidratos. ¿Qué son los carbohidratos? ¿De dónde vienen? Antes de tu próximo bocado, vamos a procesar esos carbohidratos.