Teacher Review for Bill Nye The Science Guy

Bill Nye app, although entertaining, drops the ball on in-depth learning content.

My Rating
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Individual
Great with Advanced learners
How I Use It
I used this app in small group stations to introduce and reinforce science concepts.
My Take
Although students will recognize the novelty of Bill Nye and his antics, the app does not possess stand-alone science learning content. The videos presented on the app must be purchased. Content was superficial. We wouldn't include this app in the curriculum but perhaps as supplemental.