Educator Resources for Albert Einstein

How does a scientist become a household name? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the astounding career of Albert Einstein, the physicist who revolutionized our understanding of space and time. You’ll learn where and when he was born and why no one thought he would grow up to be one of the smartest people ever! You’ll find out why he couldn’t get a job after college and what he did in his spare time. You’ll also learn what major accomplishment he made in 1905, and you’ll get a brief introduction to his theory of relativity. Plus, find out when he won the Nobel Prize, to what use he put his celebrity, and why he left Europe for the United States. They just don’t come any smarter!

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