It’s a very chilly day right here in Maine. It is not the coldest that I’ve skilled in Maine, but it surely’s nonetheless not a nice day exterior. After I let my canines out at 5am it was -9F and after I took my daughters to highschool it was -1F. It was on the best way to highschool that I my five-year-old requested, “what’s damaging imply?” I did my finest to clarify it whereas driving, however I am undecided I defined it properly. We’ll revisit that subject at dinner tonight.
I turned to YouTube for assist in my quest to develop a greater rationalization of damaging temperatures to my daughters. I discovered two movies good explanations that had been useful and whose visuals I am going to most likely use when I attempt to clarify it damaging temperatures to my daughters.
If you end up additionally making an attempt to clarify damaging temperatures to youngsters, check out the next movies.
Unfavourable Numbers: An Overview is an animated video from GCF Study Free. The video explains damaging numbers within the context of temperature and within the context of cash (debt). One factor for American audiences to notice is that the temperatures used within the examples are expressed in Celsius.
Understanding Constructive and Unfavourable Numbers With Temperatures is a LearnZillion video lesson for youths. This video covers the idea of damaging and constructive numbers within the context of temperatures on each the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales. It additionally explains methods to write damaging temperatures.
Each of those movies are simply the correct size and format to work properly as self-paced classes created and distributed in platforms like EDpuzzle. Here is a tutorial on methods to use movies like these above in EDpuzzle.