History and Land of Greece
Beautiful pictures of the land and history of Greek with musical background.
History of the Automobile in the US
Detroit is where it started. This is a history (of sorts)of the automobile in Detroit.
Money - A Brief History Of The American Dollar - Part 2 of 2
Educational video explaining the Constitutional and legal history of the US Dollar. This video contains many high resolution images showing many examples of money. The video is made by an amateur and is critical of our present monetary system.
Money - A Brief History Of The American Dollar - Part 1 of 2
Educational video explaining the Constitutional and legal history of the
US Dollar. This video contains many high resolution images showing many examples of money. The video is made by an amateur and is critical of our present monetary system.
History of Hinduism
This part of the interview with Radha Reddy is about the history of Hinduism. She talks about tolerance and intolerance. There is reference to other religions and the causes of intolerance.
Pictures of Alaska
A film about Alaska. Beautiful pictures are shown of Alaska with a music playing in the background.
Lutheran Roots in America
Who were the first Lutherans in the new world? Why did they come and what did they find when they got here? From Swedes to Danes to Germans and Norwegians, Lutheran Roots in America recounts the dramatic tale of Lutheran migration to America. You will learn about Muhlenberg, the Saxons, Hans Neilson Hauge, the Salzburgers and others. Designed for new member and confirmation classes, this video will help congregations understand their history.
Weird US Plunges Into Bonne Terre Mine
From the History Channel (produced by KPI) in which they explore the strange subterranean world of a vast flooded lead mine. The Bonne Terre Mine was originally a lead mine, during the late 19th century. Now the mine is open for tours and is also known as a Scuba diving attraction. Video is good quality and has information for students studying these areas of the United States.
RCA Victor Studio in Nashville, Tennessee
Travel with Bennett-Watt and discover the history behind the RCA Victor recording studio in Nashville, Tennessee. Run time 05:44.
Two 4th grade students descibe the state of Utah. They discuss the history, facts, and environment of Utah.
Experience the joys of harvest time as Wisconsin's oldest cranberry marsh is flooded and its fruit corralled. Video discusses some history of the state and the cranberries. Video is good quality and good for all students.
Biography of Richard Nixon
Digital story of Richard Nixon. Captions and pictures of Richard Nixon's life and history of his presidency. (Amateur video with slides and text but no narration)
How To Make a Music Video
This video gives step-by-step instructions to creating a dynamic music video to help budding student film directors.
The Crucible - Conversation with Daniel Day-Lewis and Arthur Miller
The lead actor and playwright discuss the play and film, The Crucible. (5:20)
Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, Part 1 of
Animated cartoon, with subtitles. This is an animated version of the great classic by Shakespeare. Animation brings these stories to younger students. It uses Shakespeare's words and has the words at the bottom of the screen. Educators can pause the film to discuss the different passages. Suitable for older middle school and high school students. (8:41)
This great short film teaches kids about pottery. Viewers are exposed to spinning clay on a wheel to make bowls and cups. (0:50)
Welcome to North Korea [pt 1/6]
(Video begins after about 1 minute.)This film, shot mostly covertly, shows the irony of a regime where 20 million people lived in poverty, some on the brink of starvation, while former dictator Kim II Sung built extravagant monuments to reflect his power. He fostered a grotesque personality cult, which his son and successor Kim Jong Il perpetuates. All around the capital, Pyongyang, an endless stream of propaganda glorifies the leaders. Monuments and museums pay homage to them, but they are stra
Battle of Hastings: Part 3
To better understand what happened, leading up to (and during) the
famous battle of 1066, one needs to examine where the soldiers fought.
The area today is different from the way it appeared in the 11th
In this clip, see how scholars, using modern
technology, have uncovered information about a battle which changed the
course of Britain's history.
Failsafe - Bay of Pigs Background
Brief history of the events leading up to the Bay of Pigs Invasion.
The Story of Television, Part 2 of 2
This is a history of British TV broadcast TV and is suitable for high school students. Slightly pixelated (blurry). Run time 07:30.