The Cult of Hades
This 2:35 video is aobut the followers of Hades, the Greek god of the Underworld, and that followers are believed to have worshipped at a cave site at Eleusis, Greece. Very good video. Excellent use of images.
Overview of the Fungi Kingdom
The Fungi Kingdom consists of plant-like organisms with small nuclei such as yeast, bread mold and mushrooms. Many of the organisms in the Fungi Kingdom can cause disease, but some are helpful as they are used to make things like antibiotics and yeast. Most of the organisms in this kingdom are parasitic and receive nutrients from surfaces they live on. (02:52)
What Is a Transgenic Plant?
This 2:45 minute long video explains that a transgenic plant is a plant that has been crossed with another plant and expresses qualities of a stronger, more drought-resistant plant. Students could try this type of experiment in class.
Land Of The Tiger - Monsoon Forests, Part 2
This documentary, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students, explores the wildlife of the Indian subcontinent living in the rainforest. 9:50
Counting Down From Twenty Song
In this animated video children will practice counting down from 20. Students will enjoy the cute song. The numbers appear on the screen as they are said.The lyrics repeat themselves several times. (3:12)
Setting Up Shop
This video is useful in teaching students how to count money. The students in the video have to buy items in a store without spending all of their money while still getting enough items for everyone.
Working with Fractions - Answers to the Quiz Questions
This video gives step-by-step answers and explanations to a fraction quiz that can be found at www.videomathtutor.com. (Basic Math Lesson 6). The instructor uses a white board and magnets to help aid in the explanation of each problem. Problems including reducing and simplifying fractions, illustrating basic fractions, changing improper fractions into mixed numbers, LCM, comparing fractions, converting fractions into decimals, converting decimal
Rational Inequalities, Part 1
In an easy conversational tone, the instructor uses the computer screen as his 'blackboard' (and different colors to emphasis his points) to demonstrate two ways to solve a rational inequality (or an inequality involving a fractional expression).
Learning How to Solve for X Using Addition & Subtraction
This video advancese beyond an introduction to algebra and
shows how to solve for an "x" value using addition or subtraction,
then checking your value for "x" by balancing an equation. Examples are shown on a whiteboard with marker to solve problems.
Genesis Chapter 40 - New International Version of the Bible
This video contains a high quality narration of The Book of Genesis, Chapter 40, from the New International Version of the Bible. Scriptures read by professional voice actors, along with good music and sound effects. No moving images.
Joshua Chapter 9 - New International Version of the Bible
This video contains a high quality narration of The Book of Joshua, Chapter 9, from the New International Version of the Bible. Scriptures read by professional voice actors, along with good music and sound effects. No moving images.
Joshua Chapter 13 - New International Version of the Bible
This video contains a high quality narration of The Book of Joshua, Chapter 13, from the New International Version of the Bible. Scriptures read by professional voice actors, along with good music and sound effects. No moving images.
How to make the best paper airplane in the world
This video teaches you how to make one of the best paper airplane in the world. The video is 3:22 shows how to make a plane that can be made to go longer or faster, or return to you. Clear directions are given.
Physical Geography - Forces that Shape Our Earth
Explore the major landforms of our world with spectacular video footage. Look at the various forces that affect our physical environment including glaciers, volcanoes, gravity, rivers, lakes and oceans, movement in the earth, wind and temperature changes. This video is a superb introduction to the ways all these forces work together to shape our planet.
Forming Possessive Nouns
In this lecture, an instructor talks about how to use apostrophes to make nouns possessive. The teacher does provide some useful information, but the typed sentences she shows on the screen are not readable.
To, Two, Too - Commonly Confused Words Video discusses the homonyms, to, two, and too. Homonyms are words that sound the same, but have different meanings and spelling. Teacher defines the words and uses the words in sentences. The teacher gives viewers a quiz. Clear teaching and examples. (6:36)
Video discusses the homonyms, to, two, and too. Homonyms are words that sound the same, but have different meanings and spelling. Teacher defines the words and uses the words in sentences. The teacher gives viewers a quiz. Clear teaching and examples. (6:36)
Learning about Things that Float - with Curious George
The children use "a box of junk" to create different boats. One boat is made from straws, another from paper towel rolls, and the third from a pie pan. The children take their boats to a small pool to find out if they float. Some work and some do not. The children discuss why they did or didn't work.
Bed of Nails - Cool Science Experiment
You may have seen your favorite circus performers or magicians perform the classic Bed of Nails Trick... but what is the secret? Using a smaller version of the bed and a clear balloon, you can see the science behind the trick. In this professionally made video, Steve Spangler demonstrates a balloon experiement about force and pressure. Run time 02:02.
Saltatory Conduction in Neurons
This 12 minute video is about saltatory conduction in neurons. Saltatory conduction works because of cytoplasm and the axon being electrically conductive. Because the cytoplasm and axon are electrically conductive, the myelin prevents electrical
charge to leak through the membrane. The video starts with a review and uses graphic cartoon images and a lecturer.
Electron Configurations 2
Shows how to figure out the configurations for the d-block elements. Instructor uses his computer screen and different colors to educate students. Instructor says this video series introduces information covered in a first-year high school course in chemistry.