Watercolor Painting Basics
This video will show you the basic building blocks of watercolor painting. If you can master these techniques, you can paint anything. I am going to tape the paper up with regular masking tape and try to tape the paper to the board leaving a nice margin tape, so that when we pull the tape off later, we are going to have a nice clean edge.
Lesson for Painting Clouds
Here is a lesson in oil painting techniques for clouds given by teacher Wilson Bickford. Techniques are demonstrated-problems are explained. Alexander magic white and an Alexander brush is used. This shows the technique for clouds, not a completed painting. Ultamarine blue is used next to work in on the top of the canvas.
Using Eric Carle's FAQ page
This video gives tips on how to interview someone. The teacher uses the FAQ section of Eric Carle's website to help teach this lesson. The techniques could be applied to other FAQ website pages as well. Run time 02:44.
Examples and Techniques of How to Find The Median
This video takes a look at measures of central tendency. Median is discussed and a lesson is given using a couple of examples on how to determine the median score of a data set. a couple of techniques are shown.
Times Tables for 4s & 6s
Learn math times tables for 4 and 6 with fascinating cool math patterns. This animated video teaches math in a fun way that appeals to the right brain and teaches math techniques with visual aids as a math exercise.
Juggling with Algebra
A fun lesson. Nicholas Hyde, head of science in a school in England teaches Grade 6 maths students how to analyse juggling techniques to introduce number sequences and algebra. (In England people say "maths" instead of "math")
Plato Part 1
Plato (469 BC399 BC) was a Classical Greek philosopher. Credited as one f the founders of Western philosophy, in reality he is an enigmatic figure known only through other people's accounts. It is Plato's dialogues that have largely created today's impression of him.Perhaps his most important contribution to Western thought is his dialectic method of inquiry, known as the Socratic Method or method of "elenchus," which he largely applied to the examination of key moral concepts such as the
Cleaning a Personal Computer Keyboard
Learn from our expert some great techniques for cleaning your computer keyboard.
You need some electronic wipes, a can of air and a toothbrush to clean the keyboard. This video takes you through the steps to be able to clean out your keyboard.
How to Estimate the Size of the Sun
This video shows how to estimate the diameter of the sun including step by step instructions for constructing the equipment needed and an overview of the geometry of similar triangles.
The video also includes a brief introduction to the techniques used by the ancient Greeks to determine the size of the moon, distance to the moon and the distance to the sun. For junior and intermediate schools this video supports the mathematics and astronomy components of the curriculum.
Multiplying a 2-Digit Number by a 2-Digit Number: Fast Math Trick of Calculation
Improve your Math calculation speed and power up your weak math with the techniques you learn from this video. You will learn to multiply two-digit numbers with ease by following the clear steps on this video.
Includes information for making a classroom a language-rich environment -techniques for building vocabulary and inspiring word play. (2:06)
Managing Your Child's Kindergarten Learning
Lecture- Managing Your Child's Kindergarten Learning. Part of the series: How to Get Your Child Ready for Kindergarten. Learn tips and techniques on how to manage your child's learning processes in your own how to prepare him or her for kindergarten in this free how to video clip. (1:19)
Canvas Covering in Oil Painting
This Expert Villiage video shows how one goes about beginning to use oil paints on canvas. English captions go with the demonstration of the techniques. (1:59)
How to Make a Birthday Card
Instructions for making a birthday card. This video provides a demonstration on how to decorate the card with stamping
techniques and circle cutters. Also Learn about using two-way glue when making birthday cards.
Beading Tips : Beading Techniques
Learn to use crimping tools when making beaded jewelry with
instructions from a beading teacher. The beading teacher does a demonstration on techniques include using a variety of tools, such as the Mighty Crimper to cinch crimping beads at the ends of the jewelry, and the Magic Crimper, used for a rounded smashed crimp bead.
How to Become a Personal Chef
Learn about the process of becoming a personal chef from an experienced chef. He explains that becoming a personal chef requires a good entrepreneurial sense to run the business, a good understanding of basic cooking techniques and loads of creativity.
Knife Technique For Vegetables
Chef Desireé shows kids good knife techniques for vegetabels and demonstrates several cuts with a potato in a kitchen. She shows the kids how to hold the knife to cut with some safety tips.
What Does It Mean to Measure?
Explore what can be measured and what it means to measure. Identify
measurable properties such as weight, surface area, and volume, and
discuss which metric units are more appropriate for measuring these
properties. Refine your use of precision instruments, and learn about
alternate methods such as displacement. Explore approximation
techniques, and reason about how to make better approximations.
Declaring Independence, 1710-1850-Unit 4
The Enlightenment brought new ideals and a new notion of selfhood to the American colonies. This program begins with an examination of the importance of the trope of the self-made man in Benjamin Franklin's autobiography, and then turns to the development of this concept in the writings of Romanticist Ralph Waldo Emerson.
The Arts in Every Classroom: Expanding the Role of the Arts Specialist
Three arts teachers work with colleagues around their schools, using collaborative techniques that go beyond the traditional work of arts specialists. Kathy DeJean is a dance artist at Lusher Alternative Elementary School in New Orleans; Mary Perkerson is the visual art teacher at Harmony Leland Elementary School in Mableton, Georgia; and Amanda Newberry is the theatre specialist at Lusher.