Squibs 1: Inside Cells, DNA, and Adaptation

DVD Release: September 1, 2005
Squibs 1: Inside Cells, DNA, and Adaptation


“Squibs 1: Inside Cells, DNA and Adaptation” introduces young learners to important science concepts. Learn about Photosynthesis, Mitosis, Heredity, the Scientific Method and more. There’s even a “Tough Word” section to reinforce these concepts. This DVD contains 18 animated videos that span the cell, the most basic unit of life.

Children are fascinated by science questions: Why are there seasons? Why doesn’t gravity make Earth fall into the Sun? How do plants use sunlight to make their own food? At home or in the classroom, “Squibs” appeals to children’s natural curiosity about their world. “Squibs” DVDs set learning in motion for 4th-6th graders, with short animated videos answering these and other key questions about Earth, life, and Physical Science. Each DVD engages young learners with songs, humor, and animated characters, appealing to different learning styles while teaching important concepts required by Science Standards. The Tough Words section reinforces key terms and concepts the children need to know. “Squibs” DVDs teach science in the ways children learn best – with fun!

Dove Review

The use of music, animation, and real life examples takes you on a science adventure. In this DVD we take a look at cells, DNA and adaptation. It is a fantastic educational tool to teach science. It will entertain everyone as they are being educated. The DVD has 18 chapters that can be divided so that a discussion can be held. They have added other material like word lists and definitions to add to the learning process.

Content Description

Sex: None
Language: None
Violence: None
Drugs: None
Nudity: None
Other: None


Company: Ignite! Learning
Genre: Children
Runtime: 45 min.
Industry Rating: Not Rated
Reviewer: Donna Rolfe