Radio Lingua celebrates 3 years of language-learning
On 18th October 2006, episode one of a new language-learning podcast called Coffee Break Spanish was released to the world. This show was a bit different from the other Spanish learning shows out there: it was a gradual introduction to basic Spanish presented by teacher Mark, teaching student Kara. At this stage no-one really knew [...]
Video #16 - All the Joy of Learning Spanish Begins Right Here!
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Today is an amazingly beautiful day in Spain. So what better way to spend the day than taking a stroll with your friends. As you walk along the streets, enjoying the cool breeze and the warm sun, you see a little girl run into the park chasing a puppy. She is [...]
European Workers Distance from US Through Action
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Task Based Learning: An Approach to Learning Language
This five minute video offers an overview and practice of the Task Based Learning language teaching approach. Useful for teachers. There are very specific examples given, but you may have to watch the video a few times to get all of the concepts
Learning Your ABC's!
Watch a slideshow of the letters of the alphabet along with pictures for each letter. The song, ABC by the Jackson 5 is playing in the background.
Distance/ Rate/ Time
This PowerPoint video introduces the formula D=RT and how to apply it to distance/ rate/ time problems. Examples are modeled and with emphasis placed on matching units of measurement.
Measuring distance on a nautical chart
How to measure distance on a chart and work out the time it will take to travel. Nautical navigation. Watersports training
High Tech Physical Education Programs Improve Student Learning
A very well equipped high school is using exercise to improve student performance and using dance and rock climbing walls to improve self-esteem.
Run time 2:44
Learning BASIC Programming: Lesson 1
Learn to write a program that displays text on your computer screen. Learn to use the print, sleep, take input and other Basic Language commands in this tutorial. (9:58)
Learning from the Gecko's Tail
Biologist Robert Full studies the amazing gecko, with its supersticky feet and tenacious climbing skill. But high-speed footage reveals that the gecko's tail harbors perhaps the most surprising talents of all. Run time 11:51.
Learning Common Spanish Phrases About Weather
This video focuses on how to talk about the weather in Spanish. Since Spanish grammar differs slightly in the aspect of talking about the weather, memorizing basic phrases can facilitate a better understanding. (4:37)
Learning About Predicate Adjectives In China
In this animated cartoon, Penny, Florentina, Buzz, and Arturo travel to
China in search of Dark Marker. Penny shows the others how to use
Learning the Names of Colors
A slide show where colors are shown and read aloud. A stylized cartoon cat appears in each color. Includes magenta and cyan. (2:05)
Learning about Maps with Curious George
The children head to a museum to learn more about maps. Each team makes a map and then gives it to another team to try to follow. The children label landmarks throughout the museum to give the teams clues to follow.
Early Childhood Learning Flashcards Right Brain Program
This TweedleWink Lesson uses the innovative techniques of
Right Brain Education, an accelerated early learning program inspired
by Maria Montessori, Glenn Doman, Makodo Shichida, Tony Buzan and many others. Right Brain Education is a gentle but powerful method of activating both hemispheres of the brain to accelerate learning, activate photographic memory, promote speed reading and make early learning fun for both children and parents. The clips goes through flashcard affirmat
Jack Johnson: Learning through Songs
While visiting Sunset Beach Elementary School, Jack Johnson explains how music can be a beautiful way to approach problems and deal with important issues. Music has the ability to transform anger into calm meditation, and can even develop into life philosophies, he says. Distributed by TubeMogul.
Moth metamorphosis: The Phoenix Learning Group, Inc.
This video shows the metamorphosis of a moth and tells the steps in which the change happens. It tells about how to know a male moth from a female moth and it compares the life cycle of the butterfly with the moth's. The narrator speaks over the video showing the metamorphosis of the moth. The quality of the video shows that it in an older production, but the information and video footage is excellent. This video could also be used while teaching about life cycles. Run time 01:39.
How Old Should Kids Be When Learning to Read?
There are a wide range of ages for children to start learning how to
read, but children usually start learning how to read in the first
grade. Discover ways to teach pre-reading skills to children who are
four or five years old with help from an English specialist in this video.
Best Books for Children Who Are Learning to Read
The best books for children who are learning to read will have
repetitive words, predictable rhyme schemes, highly interesting topics
and engaging illustrations. Learn how to introduce young readers to Dr. Seuss books from an instructor in this video clip.
Learning the Skeletal System
This animated show explains the skeleton in a way younger children can understand. It goes through all the bones of the body.