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CLIP 2426

Cliff-side rescue at night

Cliff-side rescue at night

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Key Info
  • Cliff-side rescue at night
  • Duration: 01:50
  • The use of lights and a rescue dog to assist in a cliff-side rescue at night. The report shows the preparation before the rescue and the wide variety of torches and lamps used.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: light, dark, night, rescue, source, use, uses
Ideas for use in class
  • Good demonstration of light sources and the children, while watching the clip, could count the light sources. They could also consider why these light sources are needed at night - why would they not be needed during the day?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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