Edible Glass Hearts and Other Lessons About Valentine’s Day
The following fun video, likewise from Its Okay to Smart, tries to utilize mathematics to figure out the odds of a 25 year old female finding love in New York. (Remember, the video is simply for enjoyable).
Shes extremely excited about Valentines Day as is her little sister. As I write this theyre making Valentines Day cookies (with supervision).
If youre seeking to work a little Valentines Day themed activity into your middle school or high school classes in the next number of days, here are 3 great videos to consider viewing.
The following video from Its Okay To Be Smart (produced by PBS Digital Studios) explains why people kiss, the history of symbols associated with kissing, and some cultural views of kissing. When I saw this video I immediately thought about my buddies who teach middle school and high school health classes.
Why Do We Love? The lesson will not provide you with any clear responses, however it will make you think.
Making edible glass hearts is the subject of the most recent SciShow Kids video. The video begins by describing how glass is made before moving into an explanation of how sugar, like sand, can be melted. The video then describes why isomalt is utilized to make edible glass hearts (melting point) and how it can be done at house with the guidance of a parent. Like all SciShow Kids videos the description includes lots of links to extra resources including this one that has actually written instructions..
Valentines Day is this coming Sunday. Shes really excited about Valentines Day as is her little sis. As I compose this theyre making Valentines Day cookies (with supervision).