This video was filmed in the Campbell River area of Vancouver Island in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. This clip is the lesson on 'Exclamation Marks' from The Basic Cozy Punctuation Course. The teacher is excellent as are the examples in this professionally produced live action video. (6:17)
Punctuation Within a Sentence-Brackets
This video was filmed in the Campbell River area of Vancouver Island in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. This clip is the lesson on 'Brackets' from The Basic Cozy Punctuation Course. Facts are given about the island as students learn when to use brackets. The speaker discusses that brackets are used in 4 ways. This video would be beneficial for older students who are preparing to write essays and/or research papers (8:46).
New Wave of Immigrants in the late 1800s
This video is accompanied by text. "Approximately two to three million immigrants entered the United States during each decade from 1850 to 1880. In the 1880s, the number of immigrants swelled to over five million. Prior to 1880, the majority of immigrants were from the British Isles and western Europe. Many were literate and came from countries with representative governments. Most of them were Protestant, except for the Catholics from Ireland, France, and Germany. Although not all spoke Englis
Oscar Wilde Biography, Part 6 of 6 Video starts with the British government's trial against Wilde. Wilde’s trail ends in a hung jury, but the retrial does not. He is found guilty of gross indecency and is sentenced to two years of hard labor in prison. End of documentary is cut off. Part 6 of 6 (1:44)
Video starts with the British government's trial against Wilde. Wilde’s trail ends in a hung jury, but the retrial does not. He is found guilty of gross indecency and is sentenced to two years of hard labor in prison. End of documentary is cut off. Part 6 of 6 (1:44)
Learning the Names of Fruits
A slide show with colorful drawings of fruit and with their names. Many tropical fruits are shown. The names are read out loud. The narrator has a slight English accent. Lichi, guava, and tomato are presented with a British pronunciation. Good introduction to more unusual fruits. (1:46)
Learn About People in the Government
This short video uses simple animation and a talking elephant to introduce young learners to the concept of government. Words that are highlighted are: governor, president, prime minister, chief minister, and the mayor. (The origin of this video is India and in that country, the president's term is five years according to the video's narrator.)
Winston Churchill: Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat (1940)
Winston Churchill delivers one of his most famous speeches, his first as Prime Minister, in the House of Commons on May 13th, 1940. Includes introduction by historian Simon Schama. Taken from the BBC documentary series 'A History of Britain'.
Invasion of Poland/1939: Britain Declares War
The video narrates that Adolf Hitler breaks the agreement on not invading neighbouring Poland. Poland was invaded September 1st, 1939. Britain declares war on Nazi Germany. The declaration was proclaimed September 3rd. There is footage and also audio of a public announcement by the British leader.(Authentic footage of the invasion)
This is one of three videos a team and I did to try using video to convey prime number ideas to middle school students. This one is music and stop action, with text to read as it goes along. This video is part of the video collection at NextVista.org (http://nextvista.org), a proud partner of Curriki.
This is one of three videos a team and I did to try using video to convey prime number ideas to middle school students. This one takes a more traditional approach, with me at a whiteboard explaining what primes are. A goal was to jazz it up, in terms of sound effects and the like, just enough to get the message across. This video is part of the video collection at NextVista.org (http://nextvista.org), a proud partner of Curriki.
Prime Numbers Explained
In this video the instructor uses a white board to model what prime numbers are. Numbers 1-10 are explained and a definition of prime numbers is given.
Primes Sieve (sv)
This is one of three videos a team and I did to try using video to convey prime number ideas to middle school students. This one uses the Sieve of Eratosthenes as a graphic visual (get it?) to help students see how one might reduce the numbers from 1-100 to just the primes.This video is part of the video collection at NextVista.org (http://nextvista.org), a proud partner of Curriki.
Prime & Composite Number Activities
This is a lesson to help students understand what prime numbers and
composite numbers by using number tables and other activities. Learn from a math teacher how to use math Jeopardy and other activities as a way to learn prime and composite numbers
Ways to Determine a Prime Number
A prime number is a positive whole number with exactly two
factors, which are one and itself. A math teacher shows how to use multiplication tables and factor trees to help determine if a number is a prime number.
Prime vs. Composite Numbers
In this video learn the difference between prime and composite numbers. Examples are shown of prime and composite numbers and a test to see which groups any number belongs to.
How do climate changes in Greenland and Antartica affect weather for the rest of the world?
How do climate changes in Greenland and Antarctica affect weather for the rest of the world?" Alan Rodger – British Antarctic Survey. Addressing polar region study as a whole, the interactions between the physical, chemical, biological, solar, human, space and solar, marine life, climate, geological aspects. Run time 03:39.
Sonnet 3: By William Shakespeare
Sonnet no 3: By William Shakespeare Read by: Bertram Selwyn (Bernard Shakespeare) "Look in thy glass, and tell the face thou viewest Now is the time that face should form another; Whose fresh repair if now thou not renewest, Thou dost beguile the world, unbless some mother. For where is she so fair whose unear'd womb Disdains the tillage of thy husbandry? Or who is he so fond will be the tomb Of his self-love, to stop posterity? Thou art thy mother's glass, and she in thee Calls back the lovely
"Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day," Sonnet 18 by William Shakespeare
"Shall I Compare Thee To a Summer's Day" sonnet 18 by William Shakespeare is here recited by John Green in this presentation, which shows a still portrait of William Shakespeare with recitation of the immortal sonnet, lovingly, with British accent. (1:17)
Aeneid 3 (1, 12-18)
Here we begin to hear the prime reason for Juno's anger, somehow connected to the ancient city of Carthage.
British Empire during Victorian Era - slide show
A slide show with background music. It shows images of queen Victoria and maps of the places that became part of the British Empire during the Victorian era. There are events listed and the dates when the occupations took place.(Amateur video)