Careers in Healthcare - Allied Health
Introduction to three healthcare professions - occupational therapist, radiologist, physiotherapist. Live action video. (1:00)
What Does It Take to Become a Nurse?
A one minute video about what is required to become a nurse. The need for a degree or diploma, a lot of patience, critical thinking and an ability to deal with stress are just some of the challenges discussed.
Physical Therapist Qualifications
Qualifications for being a physical therapist include the proper education from a physical therapy program, as well as good personal skills. Learn about physical therapist qualifications with tips from an experienced physical therapist in this three minute video. A good introduction.
How to Become a Cardiovascular Tech
A one minute video about what is needed to be a cardiovascular technician and the scope of several sub-specialties it covers. The occupation requires a two-year associate degree, a technical college
training program, or training on the spot.
Introduction To Nutrition as a Career
A 1:42 video that tells the classes needed to work in the field of nutrition and the difference between a registered dietician" compared to a "nutritionist." The video also explains what healthy eating is and how to read food labels and what calories are and more.
In Their Own Words: Canadian astronaut Julie Payette
In this 'In Their Own Words' video, Canadian astronaut Julie Payette talks about what it means to be an astronaut what motivated her to become a space explorer. (03:50)
PIckleball is a combination of 3 different sports. Learn about how to play this game in this video. (1:52)
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street, Part 2
The original special from 1978 featuring old school Sesame Street humans and Muppets.
Mozart Violin Concerto 5 (1of 5) with Janine Jansen- violin
This is a live video in color of Janine Jansen, violinist, playing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major K219 with the European Union Youth Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy. It was recorded on Saturday 12 August 2006 in Royal Albert Hall on stage.
The "ST" Blend
The Electric Company sings about the blend, ST.
Learn About Water and the Water Cycle - For Younger Learners
This is one-minute video with English captions about water and the water cycle for young learners.
Water that falls from the sky is called precipitation. As one aspect of weather, precipitation such as rain or snow can affect your daily life. However, it is also a vital step in the water cycle, returning water from the atmosphere back to Earth's surface. In this video you will observe three different types of precipitation — rain, hail, and snow. Sound but no narration. Run time 01:00.
Season's Greetings - Solstices and Equinoxes
This video gives a brief explanation of the Earth's solstices and equinoxes. "The story begins on March 21st, a spring equinox. On this day, everywhere on the Earth gets exactly 12 hours of daylight and 12 hours of darkness. For the Northern Hemisphere, this is the first day of spring...." This video uses computer animation of the Earth along with pictures and narration to explain each of the solstices and exquinoxes. Run 01:29
Learning about Balloons with Curious George
The children blow up helium balloons on a windy day and experiment with different weights to hold them down. The first weight is too light and the balloon blows away. The second weight is too heavy and balloon just stays on the ground. The third weight is just right and the balloons float in mid-air. The children also give a brief description of helium: "Helium is a gas that is lighter than air."
" My Whole Body Can Move"- A Song About Body Parts
This computer-animated video features a lively song which identifies the basic body parts and describes movements each part can perform, such as clap, tap, wiggle, and march. ( 2:19)
Biography: Mikhail Gorbachev: a Man Who Changed the World
Profile of the former Communist Party leader who stunned the world by beginning a program of liberalization called 'Glasnost', and then presided over the dismantling of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War.
Recycling aluminum Cans
This video from Sesame Street Video is for preschoolers about how to recycle aluminum cans. A preschooler explains how some things can be reused and how to recycle. (02:06)
How to Float a Ping Pong Ball in the Air
Learn something new with a simple and whacky experiment! David from
Science Boffins defies the laws of gravity for VideoJug with this ten
second trick, showing you how to float a ping pong ball in the air.
Fire Water Balloon Experiment
Steve Spangler demonstrates a fun experiment that includes a balloon, water, and lit candle. Steve explain how water is a great conductor of heat and does a great job of pulling the heat (from the candle) away from the balloon and into the water. Run time 03:06.
The Story of India- The Power of Ideas (pt. 1)
This documentary traces the history of India through the great thinkers and doers of the past.