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Science@Work II showcases Ohio people, applying in everyday life, the Physical Science concepts that instructors are teaching to their students. The target populations for Science@Work II are grade levels 8, 9, and 10. Each module title contains the entire uncut video, a content segmentation aligned to the current Ohio Educational Content Standards, a closed-captioned file, and a descriptive video file. It is WBGU-TV's goal to expand the reach of these programs to students with different learning styles and students with disabilities.


Summarizing Energy and Matter Transformations in Nuclear Reactions

This program summarizes how nuclear reactions convert a small amount of matter into a large amount of energy. Fission involves the splitting of a large nucleus into smaller nuclei. Fusion is the joining of two small nuclei into a larger nucleus. Click on the links below to view the videos.

View the full uncut video

View the standards based segment (based on the standard Y2003.CSC.S03.G09-10.BF.L09.I14)

View Closed Captioned Segments of the module

View Descriptive video versions of the module.


Download a PDF of the Teacher's Guide for this module