Discovery Education Video. Video discusses irrational numbers, such as the number pi because it has no decimal equivalent. Then it discusses how irrational numbers relate to rational numbers. Video is good quality and good for all students as a review or initial learning of the topic.
Students learn that probability is the likelihood that a given event will happen, and probability can be found using the following ratio: (number of favorable outcomes) / (number of total outcomes). For example, the probability that the flip of a coin will come up heads is: (1 favorable outcome) / (2 possible outcomes), or 1/2. Note that probability can be written as a fraction (1/2), a decimal (0.5) or a percent (50%). Video is good quality and good for all students as a review or initial learn
Probability of Dependent Events
Students learn that two events are dependent if the outcome of the first event affects the outcome of the second event. For example, taking a block out of a jar, then taking a second block out of a jar. And the probability of dependent events can be found by multiplying the probability of the first event times the probability of the second event. For example, if there are 4 blue blocks and 4 yellow blocks in a jar, the probability of taking a blue block out of the jar then a yellow block out of
Main Idea Song
Video is about finding the main idea in a passage, it is in song form. This video discusses what a paragraph is, the topic sentence, detail sentences, and conclusion. Video is good quality and good for all students as review or initial learning of the concept.
Conjunctions (part 2)
Lord Harold Syntax, the world's foremost authority on the English language, takes a trip to lovely little Syntaxylvania, where he and his assistant Nemesis reacquaint themselves with several members of the Syntax lineage. Video is good for elementary students to use as review or learning of concept.
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.
Learn Latin - Numbers
A good video for learning basic latin numbers. This video shows the number words inboth english and spanish while pronouncing them clearly in latin.
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
Rudimentary "puppet show" animation of the darker scenes of Macbeth featuring the three witches. It could be used as a focus before reading one day as it could appeal to a unique learning style. It could also give you ideas for student projects. with sound effects. (2:00)
Guided Reading Crash Course - Part 3
Part 3 - This video features a professional development session for Guided Reading. It states the purpose of Guided Reading, and walks teachers though the planning phase. The video contains examples of planning for a DRA 12 and 38. This video is an excellent tool to use in learning to use Guided Reading effectively.
Guided Reading Crash Course - Part 4
Part 4 - This video features a professional development session for Guided Reading. It states the purpose of Guided Reading, and walks teachers though the planning phase. The video contains examples of planning for a DRA 12 and 38. An excellent tool for teachers just learning to use guided reading strategies.
The Crazy Professor Reading Game
In this video you see the Whole Brain Teaching method at work. This method involves all parts of your brain in what you are learning, and the Crazy Professor Reading Game is just one example. You will watch an actual 4th grade class participate in the game and teacher, Chris Rekstad, will walk you through the step by step process and tell you why it works wonders.
Bird Flu: A Virus Of Our Own Hatching
Michael Greger speaks at the Health Sciences Learning Center on his national tour to discuss the theory that modern agricultural practices have played an influential role in the evolution of the H5N1 influenza strain. Video lecture with slides, video, news clippings, and animations. 2:34 min.
How to Shoot a Basketball Better
How to Shoot a Basketball Better. Part of the series: Basketball Drills & Tips. The trick to shooting a basketball better is learning the proper way to place the body and hold the ball. Understand the key points to correctly shoot a basket in this four minute video. The video moves slowly and that is good. Students should have their own basketball to better follow the video. Run time 4:10
Specific Heat Capacity And Latent Heat Practice Questions
The learning objective in this clip is to practice using specific heat capacity and latent heat formulas in the same question. Several examples are explained and solved on the screen. (9:22)
Learning Quotation Marks - Phonic Faces
Learning to use quotation marks is a mystery to many children. Using visual strategies to SHOW them what they mean quickly clears the confusion. Materials available at ElementOry.com
Learning To Use Quotation Marks With Visual Strategy
A class lesson about learning to use quotation marks. Phonic faces and other visual strategies are used to help learn how to use quotation marks and what they mean.
Designing an Invention, Fundamental Concepts
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the fundamental concepts to designing an invention including doing research and recording detailed observations. Produced specifically for students and is suitable for elementary and older students.
(This is an Emmy award-winning series of instructional programs that introduces students in grades 3-5 to NASA and integrates mathematics, science, and technology through the use of Problem-Based Learning (PBL), scientific inquiry, and the scientific method.
Spelling Problems-Causes and What to do
Bonnie Terry, M. Ed explains the causes of spelling problems, how to find out what is causing the problem, and the type of spelling program that will address the problems. Video discusses the symptoms and causes of spelling problems. A parent writes in and asks, “My son is a horrible speller, I don’t know if this indicates a learning disability, like dyslexia, or just lazy.” She answers the cause could
Learning How to Read & Write English
Learning how to read comes before learning how to write, and the
process of learning how to read is based on a good plan from a teacher. Teach children to incorporate the words they've learned how to read when teaching them how to write with help from an English specialist.
Learning How to Draw Animals
When learning to draw animals, compare their bodies and skeletal structures to that of humans to better understand how differently they move and are constructed. Study diagrams of animal anatomy to better render the species . (5:17)