If you follow Flocabulary on social media, you witnessed our magical #31DaysofFlocabulary countdown! In December, we shared our 31 most popular lessons created in 2018, as well as highlighted how educators implemented our resources.
Flocab Top 10 Countdown
This lesson walks students through the life cycle of stars and details the properties of different types of stars. Students will learn about galaxies, and the most important star in our own solar system, the sun.
Students can use the Vocab Game to practice matching pictures of stars to their types and definitions after watching our lesson on Stars.
Students will explore how scientists gather information about dinosaurs based on the fossils they left behind millions of years ago. They’ll also learn the different classifications of dinosaurs and how one type of dinosaur evolved to become our modern-day birds.
— Flocabulary (@Flocabulary) December 23, 2018
Good nutrition is about getting enough of everything our bodies need. This video teaches students about the six major nutrients and where they can find them.
Students will discover the basic properties of the sun itself as well as how the sun’s energy is necessary to the water and ecosystems that power life on Earth.
As a science teacher at heart, I love all the science videos that Flocabulary has created. This video, as well as the wonderful resources that come with it, help to support all classrooms that are startinf discussion on this beautful star, our Sun!
– Amy Storer, Instructional Coach
Students will learn why voting is both a right and a civic responsibility for citizens in a democracy. They’ll learn the difference between direct democracy and representative democracy, and they’ll understand why not voting is a choice to be silent.
Students will discover how to register and be informed voters so that when it’s time for them to cast their ballots, they can be sure their voices are heard.
In this lesson, students will learn about love and different ways to show love, like spending time together, giving gifts and—if the person says it’s OK—hugging. Students will also learn about the history of Valentine’s Day, a holiday for celebrating the love of family and friends.
Fun Fact: We made this entire song and video in 48 hours, right before Valentine’s Day. It was a scramble, and it’s one of our favorite songs. We watch it in our free time just for fun!
Watch the Year in Rap 2018
And finally, the much awaited Year in Rap 2018 video!
From all of us at Flocabulary, thank you for helping make 2018 great. We can’t wait to bring you more lessons, features and fun in 2019.
Happy New Year to you and yours!