What is Web 3.0?
This video explains the difference between Web 2.0 and Web 3.0. In Web 2.0 users produce the content. Intelligent and omnipresent 3.0 is a continuation of present techniques. There is reference to some websites and how they have been using smart systems that now are known as web 3.0 (3:57)
RSS in Plain English
This is a short explanation of RSS and how it helps you save time reading the web. There is reference to Google readers a list of other readers. There is an explanation on how to subscribe to news readers. (3:44)
Learn How to Count in Sign Language for Small Children
This Signing Time Videos is made for babies and toddlers to learn sign language. My toddler learned how to sign through these videos way before he could talk which made it possible for him to communicate rather then throw tantrums. In this video you learn how to count through these hand signs. Run time 0:31.
What are Constellations?
In this four-minute video, the viewer will learn what constellations are. Some phrases are present to highlight the narrator's words.
Mexico's Day of the Dead
See some images of this holiday as it is celebrated in Mexico. The interviewer asks for different opinions of the people as they are in the act of taking part in this celebration. (3:13)
¿Qué hora es? – Telling Time (part 3)
Some practice with telling time. This video starts out with a quick refresher quiz that you can pause and have the students answer in class. This video is a good one to use to review everything together and get some quick practice telling time. Run time 02:21.
Barn Yard Spelling
Slide show of spelling words of animals in the barnyard. Student see a picture of the animal and the narrators says and spells the word.(2:00)
They Don't Care About Us, Song
This is the official Video of the song They Don't Care About Us (Prison Version) by Michael Jackson dealing with the controversial issue of discrimination.
The History of St. Patrick's Day
This professionally made video contains a narrator detailing the history and celebration of St. Patrick's Day. The video contains photos of history of St. Patrick and videos of actual celebrations. (Video does contain images of men drinking beer in celebration and is shown in context of being able to do so during Lent.) (3:33)
Making Comparisons with Adjectives and Adverbs in Spanish
In this student-created video, two students explain using adjectives and adverbs to make comparisons in Spanish. Many examples are given including irregular forms and use of adjectives and adverbs in sentences. ( 6:50)
Nouns and Articles: Plural Forms
This video explains the use of articles and plural nouns. The explanation is given in English. The examples can be read and there is a translation for each example. There is some practice at the end.
60 Prepositions Chant
This slide show clip chants 60 prepositions. The prepositions are presented in alphabetical order. Goal is to help memorize the list. No teaching of what the words mean. (1:24)
How to Calculate Markup Percentages
A lesson on how to calculate markup percentages. A standardized test prep instructor shows how to multiply the starting value by the markup percent and add that number to the original value.
Computer Basics : What Is ISO?
ISO, or the International Standards Organization, sets the standards for computer file formats related to images and files. Archive files onto a CD or optical disk as an ISO image with help from a certified computer technician in this free video on computers.
How Dragonflies Begin Their Lives
This video shows how Dragonflies begin their lives and nymphs. It provides information about nymphs and their predatory lifestyles. It includes footage of nymphs killing and eating their prey. This video could also be used to study life cycles as well as dragonflies. (02:35)
11 Ultimate Things - Earth Day 2011
This highly informative video includes great messages and helpful tips. The video begins with information written on the screen with music in the background and then continues by providing 11 easy tips that everyone can do to help participate in Earth Day. (05:41)
ABC News Report - Earth Day
What is Earth Day and how can you help? Environmental lifestyle expert Danny Seo shares ways to save the planet and how many companies are doing their part. (06:50)
Underground water: The science of digging wells and more
A short video about ground water from where it comes from and how it is pumped. Good detail about the importance of this source of water. This would be a video to show in combination with videos on the water cycle. Run time 04:41.
Cultural Anthropology is a social science that explores how people understand and act in their world. But what, exactly, is it that Cultural Anthropologists do? How do they approach their research? In this short film, three members of MIT's Anthropology Department; Stefan Helmreich, Erica James, and Heather Paxson, talk about their current work and the process of doing fieldwork. (08:14)
Students Compare the Two Situations
In this video segment, the students compare the graphs of problems 1 and 2 and then briefly discuss problem 4. They begin to make conjectures about when a table of values will produce a linear relationship.