Master Fa Qing is a philosopher, calligrapher, and Buddhist monk who
believes that calligraphy and other spiritual arts allow us to simplify
our lives, opening up a door to happiness in a world where complexity
often works against it.
Teachers Demonstrate Effective Descriptive Feedback to Their Class Using Moon Journals-Part 2
In part 2 of this video, the teachers allow the students to discuss on how the teachers gave feedback on the moon journals. The teacher charted what the students noticed on feedback the teachers gave each other. Then the teachers observe a peer feedback session between the students. Using appropriate and respectful vocabulary, two teachers share their own moon journals and give each other feedback. Students deepen their appreciation of the value of descriptive feedback and gain insight
Dorothy Dandridge-A Tribute
Srill images are featured in this slideshow of the legendary actress accompanied by Dandridge singing 'You Do Something To Me'.
Germany Part 2
This video shows pictures of nice landscapes, sightseeing-tours by bicycle, romantic rivers and castles - get a small view on a wonderful country.The video is a series of slides with text and background music. No narration
Iconoclastic Individualism - Henry David Thoreau, Part 1 of 3
Lecture on Thoreau's philosophy and his writing. Enthusiastically arrated by adult male, with one still image shown of Thoreau on screen. (8:56)
Mexican muralist Diego Rivera
Diego Rivera was one of the greatest Mexican painters/muralists of the twentieth century. Many of his most important works are featured in this video and set to music. There is no narration.
Famous Paintings of Diego Rivera
Famous paintings by Diego Rivera are found on walls all over
Mexico, as he started the Mexican Mural Renaissance in the early 20th
century. Learn about the significance of his artwork from a successful artist and history teacher in this video.
Podcasting Basics on Vimeo
This video was made to show how to use audacity for podcasting. I will go through the basic steps, from downloading to exporting. Audactity is a free, open source utility for creating audio files. Download the Lame MP3 encoder. The interface is simple to use. There are editing tools. In the main window you edit and manipulate your files.
Snowball Fight in the Solar System
The Chandra X-Ray telescope is described along with the way it works. It offers ideas for how we can use the brightness of comets to make new discoveries.
Literary Elements Rhyme
This short lesson is a quick review of several types of figurative language including hyperbole, alliteration, and personification. The examples of each are various pop culture references.
Counting Three Objects
Snippet begins with a short ad. Children count to 10 and then back from 10. The live action movie then focuses on counting things in groups of three. (1:23)
History of Easter Eggs
In this Holiday Foods video clip, we learn about what people traditionally eat on Easter Sunday. One major food that is associated with Easter is eggs. Famous Fat Dave talks about the history of the egg and its connection to Easter. (3:47)
The Story Keepers Easter Bible Story-Part 3 of 9
In part 3 of this animated Easter video, Ben the baker continues to try to get to his family who is being held hostage by evil guards. The story continues of Jesus' betrayal by His own disciples. Ben's family is saved but the family must leave Rome. This is a wonderful teaching resource to introduce or retell the Easter story to children. Content is appropriate for elementary aged children. Part 3 of 9. (9:00)
The Bellhop Counts to 2
In this classic Sesame Street cartoon, the Bellhop has to find the parents of two lost kids. Betty and Bobby Blobby are lost in the lobby. (01:07)
Little Chrissy Sings About 8 Balls of Fur
The classic Sesame Street Little Chrissy song 8 Balls of Fur. Great rock and roll tune. (2:01)
Video gives facts about the planet Jupiter. It describes its mass, colors, red eye, its short day, and speed of its revolution and its fantastic stripes. Video is of good quality and appropriate for students of all ages. Run time 02:31.
Parts of the Cell
Animal Cells by StudyJams
Animal cells have many functions that support the life of the animal. Animal cells also have lots of different parts, including the cell body, cytoplasm, mitochondria, nucleus, vacuole, and cell membrane. Learn more about the parts of a cell with this slide show from StudyJams. Vibrant images are set to music while information is written under each photo. A short, self-checking quiz is also included in this link.
How to Teach Children to Read : Favorite Children's Authors: Part 3
Learn about favorite authors of children's books from a professional librarian in this children's video. Expert: Debbie Noah. This video is a great tool for parents to use for helping to pick out some great children's literature.
Beautiful beaches, active volcanoes, and a rich, diverse culture make Hawaii a visitors' paradise. This video discusses how 1.2 million people call Hawaii home and many more visit the islands, surfboarding was invented here, Pearl Harbor, volcanoes, wildlife, and traditions. Video is good quality and appropriate for all students.