Amusing introduction to hydrogen
An amusing introduction to the properties of hydrogen. Illustrates that hydrogen is lighter than air, with a balloon. A wild-haired professor discusses the element, that it's part of water, and introduces the notion of deuterium. Finally, the hydogen balloon is exploded with some fire. Part of the Periodic Table of Videos series; periodicvideos.com.
Lesson 11a - FATHER'S DAY - English Vocabulary
PART ONE of a lesson in TWO parts. Topic: Father's Day. Language Focus: set phrases with "make". Levels: intermediate to advanced.
Elephants shower Toot, a pink piglet, with water. Simple color animation with music, voices. Site includes tabs to more information on "Characters" and "Learning Goals." (0:46)
Elizabeth I - Documentary Part 2
This part of the video narrates Elizabeth's childhood and how she was raised by tutors. It described her knowledge of languages and how she studied hard. In 1544 Henry VII admits Elizabeth and Mary back as his legitimate children. She lives close to Henry vIII's forth wife, Katherine Par. Henry died when she was 13 and Elizabeth's life would become harder. Edward, Henry VIII's only male child, became Edward IV. There is reference to The Seymour family, Edward's mother's family.
Elizabeth I - Documentary Part 10
After the conspiracy and death of her husband, Mary queen of Scots was involved in battle against Elizabeth. She was taken prisoner to England. She abdicated to her one-year-old son, James, who she never saw again. Elizabeth had to face more problems with Catholic groups. Mary escaped from her island prison. There was battle and she is defeated again. Mary was imprisoned again. Catholics in the north rebelled. Mary attempted once again, this time, she plotted with Lord Northfolk against Elizabet
America's Economy Roars in the 1920's
At the close of World War I, the United States found itself in a recession. Millions of veterans were suddenly looking for jobs at a time when industry was reeling from the cancellation of billions of dollars in war contracts. In addition, shortages of consumer goods that were not produced during the war created high prices and inflation. The cost of living doubled from 1913 to 1920, causing great distress for many Americans. (Video is narrated with slides and speeches.)
Lesson on how to make a frequency table and then make a histogram. Teacher shows an example shown on a white board.
Lost Worlds: The Vikings 3
The History Channel shows us the Lost World of the Vikings and the advances and technology of the Nordic culture.
How to Write a Discussion Essay (part 1 of 2)
Here is a short lesson outlining the basics of writing a discussion essay. A discussion essay analyzes the opinions of others and gives the writer's opinion at the end. The teacher lectures and writes key points. (7:01)
Reading Words With Digraphs - Hooked on Phonics
This video contains digraphs -ch, -tch, -sh, -th, -mp, -nd, -ng. Each consonant group is shown on the screen and sounded out by a narrator. Then the sounds are shown in the context of a word which is spelled out on the screen. This is repeated several times, giving the viewer time to practice each sound and corresponding word. Good use of color to highlight sounds. (4:21)
Computer Basics Terminology: What is a Hard Drive, What Is RAM?
First, the lecturer offers a brief introduction, then, discusses two commonly confused computer terms. A hard drive stores all your information and RAM stands for Random Access Memory. (10:00)
This video discusses all the things you can do on your iPod and by using iTunes. You don't need an iPod to use iTunes, iTunes are completely free.
Quickly Play Random Songs from iTunes
This tutorial shows you how to use QuicKeys to assign an hot that plays random songs from on your iTunes playlists. It’s really simple to do using this AppleScript script: tell application "iTunes" tell (some track of playlist "title of your playlist") to play end tell This automation can also be done using Automator, using the Services template.
Crossing the Sahara desert by camel - Michael Palin - BBC
Michael Palins Pole to Pole adventure. He tries to buy a camel but has to use other methods.
How to Write a College Paper: The Revision Process
This video explains how to revise your college paper, whether it's for a thesis, essay, or story. (2:01)
Homer's The Odyssey- (part 2)
This is a video project for English class based on the Odyssey of Homer. It was made with Sims animation. This is part 3
Documentary- In Australia's Kakadu Park, images of dreamtime decorate rocks. See the magical art of the Aboriginal people before time and the elements wash it away.
Do you want to decrease your time spent searching online? You can improve your searching abilities by using an easy tool called "Boolean operators."
Save, Export, and Delete in Audacity part 4
When you first save your file it saves the raw data as an AUP file which only can be played in Audacity. It has to be converted to be played through Quicktime or Media player. This video discusses how to save the file so it can be uploaded as well as adding music to your file. (5:41)
Triangle Solver – A Virtual Manipulative
Practice using the law of sines and the law of cosines to solve for unknown sides and angles of a triangle.