Monster Math Squad Number Muncher Monster

Miss Murkly can’t bake her slimy grimy monster muffins! She has no way to measure the ingredients as someone has taken the numbers off her scale. All clues lead to the Number Muncher Monster as the culprit, and the Monster Math Squad has to COUNT in order to find out what numbers are missing. With the help of Smooth Moves ...
  • 2011
  • 00:12:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

CBC Short Docs Numbers Guy

Showman, scholar, savant... cashier? Meet David Teitel, a man who knows more about numbers than you could ever imagine. He's worked as a cashier at health food stores since the mid-1980s. He enjoys sharing history facts, baseball statistics and arithmetic with customers — he’s famous for his numbers knowledge. After dropping out of school and struggling with mental illness, David ...
  • 2017
  • 00:21:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/16/2017

Monster Math Squad Picky Eater’s Picnic

Picky Eater Monster is at Barks and Stench General Store trying to figure out exactly how many items are needed for the picnic he is planning for his brother Persnickety Eater Monster! The Monster Math Squad helps out and makes sure they have the exact number of items on the grocery list by learning all about ADDING! Word of the Day: ...
  • 2011
  • 00:12:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

The National Quantum computing power leap

For all the heralded advances, computers basically run much the same as they did seven decades ago. They've gotten smaller, faster, with more storage, but they continue to run on a language of ones and zeros. Now the world's first commercially available quantum computers are taking those ones and zeros to a level of computing power that has never before ...
  • 2017
  • 00:05:49
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/01/2017

Monster Math Squad Scary Face Picture Day

Mrs. Mopely is having a terrible time sorting out all the different size scary face masks the little monsters have made for Scary Face Picture Day. Using the secret monster math word MEASURE, the Monster Math Squad sort out the masks and help the little monsters line up into rows for their scary picture! Word of the Day: MEASURE. Math Concept: Measuring ...
  • 2011
  • 00:12:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Monster Math Squad Slime Cream Sundae

The Squad get a call from Slime Cream Monster – he needs help counting the Slime Cream Sundaes he’s selling from his truck! Mr Cranky Pants Monster is very upset because even though he ordered three sundaes, Slime Cream Monster only gave him one! A little investigation reveals Slime Cream Monster has actually made three sundaes, but only handed one ...
  • 2011
  • 00:12:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Monster Math Squad Sneeze Freeze

The Abominable Fridge Monster has a real problem: he needs to be full of food for his picnic with Mr Cranky Pants Monster, but he can’t fill himself up! The Squad help him out by putting food back inside his fridge, but until his nose lights up, he’s not full! They learn that FULL means having no empty space left ...
  • 2011
  • 00:12:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

CBC News Students use math to make street crossing safer

Grade 11 students in Winnipeg took their lessons into the real world with a project to help classmates cross a busy street. In the last five years there have been over 100 collisions involving pedestrians at two crosswalks near their school. Can their math skills solve this problem?
  • 2017
  • 00:01:52
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/15/2018

The National Teaching Coding Through Robotics

A team of Harvard engineers has come up with a fun way to get kids hooked on coding. Starting with simple pictograms, students set responses to certain stimuli that determine the movements of a robot named Root. When they become comfortable working with pictures, the program introduces text-based coding. With this tool, even children who don't yet know how to ...
  • 2016
  • 00:05:11
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 07/27/2016

Monster Math Squad The Big Stink

The Squad is called by Stinky Feet Monster to help him find the ingredients for his annual footbath. Using the Stinky Feet Manual, they discover the various ingredients are located at the top of a mountain, at the bottom of a bush, etc. Learning about Top and Bottom points them in the right direction, and soon they have put together ...
  • 2011
  • 00:12:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013