Jefferson Writes Declaration of Independence
In this Founding Fathers video, discover that from the moment Thomas Jefferson entered the second Continental Congress, he was part of the radical side, which John Adams loved; this seemed to be the fundamental source of their bonding. Good insights as to his importance and contributions. This all discusses if the Declaration was taken from other documents. Good insights as to the arguments. An excellent video and even shows slavery as an issue at this time.
Lesson 50: Telling how are you feeling (part 2) Learn Spanish Online - Cartoon 2 Learn Spanish Online - Cartoon 3 Presidents' Day: General Washington and the Continental Army An In-Depth look at Spanish Prepositions Lesson 3b - Prepositions - English Grammar George Washington and the Continental Army Biography: John And Abagail Adams: Love And Liberty Organising the Philadelphia Convention Backing Up and Restoring a Course in Moodle The Earth's Landforms Portuguese Goa Backwater Age of Exploration: Voyages of Columbus Inside Writing Communities Grades 3-5 European Flags Learn German - Lesson 15 German Phrases and useful Expressions
In this lesson you will learn important phrases to get your Portuguese to the next level. On today’s episode you’ll learn phrases to tell people how you are feeling.
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This video has substitles in English and Spanish (and the narration is only in Spanish) and is suitable for intermediate learners. This features a cartoon about Gulliver's Travels.
This video has substitles in English and Spanish (and the narration is only in Spanish) and is suitable for intermediate learners. This tutorial features a vintage cartoon.
A commanding general is needed to lead the new Continental Army. John Adams convinces the Second Continental Congress to elect George Washington as commander-in-chief. This is a two minute video. A timeline is needed to get the most from this video. A polished view of Washington.
Understanding prepositions can be an advanced beginner or intermediate lesson in Spanish. This video shows some great examples as well as an in-depth explanation at the grammar involved with using prepositions.
This is part 2 of a lesson on prepositions of location and direction. The list of prepositions is long, so this is meant to be a review and not an introduction. Level: high beginner - intermediate. Words and sentences are on the screen. (Upper elementary or ESL student)
In 1775 the Continental Army was born. This video explains the group of farmers and shop keepers who grew into army that defeated the British under the leadership of George Washington.
John Adams was the driving force at the first pivotal meetings of the American Continental Congress in Philadelphia. His passion and eloquence convinced the Colonists to fight for their independence from the British, and a new nation was born.
This video is accompanied by text: "By 1786, it was clear that the Articles of Confederation presented an ineffectual government for the union. Under the Articles, the Continental Congress had no courts, no power to levy taxes, no power to regulate commerce, and no power to enforce its resolutions upon individuals or the 13 states. In the areas where Congress did have authority, the members had no way of enforcing their powers. Further complicating matters, the Congress did not have the respect
This video shows what to do at the end of the semester to backup your course and import it into a new one. This tutorial covers the steps involved with creating, downloading and restoring a course backup. (11:13)
This is a powerpoint presentation by a teacher about the landforms of the Earth. Continental drift is a featured idea. (References to a textbook are made throughout but it doesn't hurt the quality of the video.) Google maps are included.
When the Portuguese brought Christianity to Goa in 1498, the Inquisition soon followed. The result was a blending of cultures and religion that gave the clandestine Hindu temples a decidedly Portuguese air.
Kochi is the commercial hub of Kerala. Ruled by Indian princes since
1102 BC, it became an important spice trading center on the Arabian Sea in the 14th century. By 1503, however, Portuguese traders took control and it became the first European colonial settlement in India — and was later claimed by the Dutch, Mysore, and the English. When India gained independence from Britain in 1947, Kochi was the first princely state to voluntarily join the newly formed nation.
While Portuguese explorers were sailing east to find
Asia, Christopher Columbus set out for Asia by heading west. This video shows good images and explains why Columbus was sponsored by the Spanish monarchy. This is the first in a series of three that all need to be shown to get a more complete picture of what Columbus accomplished.
This video workshop for elementary school teachers uses classroom
footage to demonstrate how a writing workshop approach motivates
intermediate students and helps them become proficient and independent writers. Ten teachers from across the country model teaching strategies and share reflections on their practice. Six nationally known experts in writing instruction comment on teaching and using the writing workshop approach with upper elementary students. The package includes eight
In this video children can try to recognize the flags of the 50 countries in Europe. The flag of each country in Europe is shown first and then the names of the countries are given in 12 languages, which are English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Greek, Turkish, Swedish and Finnish.
Lesson 15 deals with the dative-e, a case ending that some of the singular nouns of the s-declension can sometimes have. This video is clearly recorded and begins with phrases in German which are then broken down.You will see all of the words and phrases in both English and German.Good for intermediate learners.
Here you will find a german language course with useful german phrases and expressions. The expressions are spoken and written in German and then you will see the matching phrase or expression in English. Good for beginning and intermediate language learners.
Learn Spanish Online - Cartoon 2
Learn Spanish Online - Cartoon 3
Presidents' Day: General Washington and the Continental Army
An In-Depth look at Spanish Prepositions
Lesson 3b - Prepositions - English Grammar
George Washington and the Continental Army
Biography: John And Abagail Adams: Love And Liberty
Organising the Philadelphia Convention
Backing Up and Restoring a Course in Moodle
The Earth's Landforms
Age of Exploration: Voyages of Columbus
Inside Writing Communities Grades 3-5
Learn German - Lesson 15
German Phrases and useful Expressions