Here are the most recent updates at Byrdseed.TV:

[Parallel and Perpendicular](https://www.byrdseed.tv/parallel-and-perpendicular/)
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Students learn about parallel and perpendicular lines and then hunt for examples of both in pieces of art.
Categorized as Math. Also features student videos!

[All About Lines](https://www.byrdseed.tv/all-about-lines/)
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Students learn about lines, line segments, and rays with a focus on some fascinating aspects of infinity. In the end, they ponder what one type would think about another.
Categorized as Math. Also features student videos!

[Area of Triangles](https://www.byrdseed.tv/area-of-triangles/)
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In this lesson, students will deduce the formula to find the area of a triangle, then use that to decompose more complex shapes.
Categorized as Math. Also features student videos!

[More Specific than "Smart"](https://www.byrdseed.tv/more-specific-than-smart/)
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Students hear the word "smart" used frequently, but what does it even mean? In this video they'll brainstorm characters they consider "smart" and then create more specific compliments. Eventually, students will create a situation in which a group of "smart" characters must interact to solve a problem using their unique strengths.
Categorized as Social Emotional.

[Upgrading Compare and Contrast Writing](https://www.byrdseed.tv/upgrading-compare-and-contrast-writing/)
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Students will use keywords to upgrade their compare and contrast writing from a mere list of facts to a deeper analysis.
Categorized as Non-Fiction.

[Sleeping Better](https://www.byrdseed.tv/?p=3023)
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[Analyzing Movies' Success](https://www.byrdseed.tv/analyzing-movies-success/)
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Students will investigate the box office returns and critical acclaim of a set of movies. After gathering their data, they'll graph it on a coordinate plane and look for trends and outliers, and then make a prediction. They'll also create line graphs and use this data to decide if another movie in the series should be made.
Categorized as Math Projects.

[Building Creative Analogies](https://www.byrdseed.tv/building-creative-analogies/)
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Students will take two seemingly unrelated pieces of content (say volcanoes and the human body) and then build analogies to connect the two ideas. In the end, they'll create a skit, comic, or story relating the two concepts.
Categorized as Creativity.