Periodic Table - by StudyJams
The periodic table is a chart that scientists use to organize the elements. The chart shows each element's name and symbol, the number of protons in its nucleus, and its characteristics and room temperature. The elements are listed in order by their atomic number. Learn more about the periodic table with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
The Slope Formula
This five minute video is on understanding the definition and concept of slope. It talks about the point slope formula and a board and instructor.
"In My Craft Or Sullen Art" Poem by Dylan Thomas
A poem written and read, darkly, by Dylan Thomas, illustrated with photos of the poet during his lifetime. (1:04)
Advanced Two- Point Perspective by Dick McConnell Film in preparation. If this is the first time you have attempted measured perspective using the Vertical Plane method, you may find it useful to try drawing a building in two point perspective first. Whilst a simple design, the ‘Global Exhibition Stand’ will give you the chance to […]
Sight Word Dragon Story
In this video a small hummingbird, Emma, tries to find someone to play with. She meets 2 crows and a dragon. A speech bubble displays on screen as each character talks with sight words highlighted in bright colors. This is a good teaching resource for young students and/or special education students. This video would work well in conjunction with phonics lessons and Dolch Word instruction. Students will enjoy this story. (4:08)
The Aviation and Police Alphabet - Alpha, Bravo, Charlie
This video presents the letters and words of the NATO phonetic alphabet, more formally the international radiotelephony spelling alphabet (according to Wikipedia). Only the letters with words are shown with a voice-over of their pronunciations. Note, this is called a "phonetic" alphabet, but it is NOT meant for teaching phonics. Caution: The "W" is represented by the word "whiskey." (1:18)
Euler's identity is said to be the most beautiful theorem in mathematics. This video explains the symbols and shows the proof of the theorem.
Critical Thinking for Children, Part 5
Part 5 of 5 in a series for children developed by CriticalThinking.org to introduce them to the concept of critical thinking.
Phases of Meiosis
This 27 minute video is about the 12 phases of meiosis. The phases of meiosis are meiosis I, prophase I, leptotene, zygotene, pachytene, diplotene, diakinesis, synchronous processes, metaphase I, anaphase I, and telophase I. All of these 12 phases of meiosis combine together to create new organisms such as by sexual reproduction. The video uses a cartoon graphic and a lecturer.
Commas, Semicolons, Colons
This video is an AP English project. It explains how to use commas, semicolons, and colons and provides examples of how to use each correctly. The examples are not read aloud by the narrators, so it might be helpful to pause the video to read through the examples. Then, the video asks some questions with multiple choice answers to test your knowledge of correctly using each type of punctuation.
Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
Object Oriented Programming
An introduction to object-oriented programming by High School eLearning. This video gives a good, basic introduction to what object-oriented programming and programs are. It is a PowerPoint style video.(8:32)
Utopia - The Perfect World
This video talks about what Utopia is and references Thomas More.
Wild Kratts-Mom of a Croc-Part 2 of 2-Animation
In part 2 of this video, the Kratt Brothers continue their investigation of a mother croc's nesting rituals. A soft shelled turtle lays her eggs where the croc eggs are laid because she knows they will be safe.the crocodile hatchlings call to their mom to rescue them from the nest. Mom is super careful as she picks up the alligator and turtle babies in her mouth and carries them to the water. The brothers save the babies from predators. This is a good teaching resource for a science lesson/unit
Crocodiles in Love
With snout rubbing and bubble blowing, two saltwater crocodiles court one another. (02:26)
Introduction to the SAT
This video begins with general introductory information about the SAT. Information includes length of time for the test, sections included on the test, and scoring and score averages. The video does not give all of the information because it ends before the lecture is finished.
What is Physics?
"Everything we do and use is governed by the laws of Physics." This clip provides an introduction to Physics.
397GG Secrets of Bestselling Novels
A new study uncovered things that successful novels have in common.
Pocahontas Biography, Part IV
This is NOT the animation from the well-known studio. This is an animated biography of Pocahontas from the Discovery Channel Education series. This series is aimed at older elementary school children.
The Number 5 Jive
Elmo raps about the number five in this Sesame Street snippet. 5 objects and the numeral five are shown in many different ways. The picture is fuzzy. (1:21)