Amazing President Facts
Strange facts about American presidents. (Amateur video)
Presidential Fun Facts
The Oval Office has been filled with extraordinary presidents, but did you know about these not-so-famous firsts? This video gives you some fun facts about the Presidents. Information and images are set to music. Run time 01:21.
They Don't Care About Us, Song
This is the official Video of the song They Don't Care About Us (Prison Version) by Michael Jackson dealing with the controversial issue of discrimination.
Confrontations with Native Americans
An excellent video that shows how the Native Americans were squeezed from their lands and forced to fight, flee, or be placed on reservations. Start of Bureau of Indian Affairs explained and how it resulted in moving Natives. Fort Laramie Treaty explained as well. A map of the area would be good for the students to have so students could track the movements.
How Different Forces Affect Aircraft
NASA Connect segment explaining how different forces affect aircraft. The video also explores team work and engineering for conducting research. (04:32)
Counting 10-20 Using Place Value
Learn how to count the teen numbers using tens and ones. Narrated slide shows the teen numbers using objects. The shows shows the teens two times.
China: Silk Road
This 2:46 video explains the geography and history of the Silk Road through China. Good illustrations. An excellent overview of why this Road was important.
Video is in song form. Video discusses busy prepostions with an army of ants.
Prepositions and Conjunctions - Part One
"Endemic" - Definition and Usage
Simply defines and illustrates the word "endemic," with the example of kangaroos in Australia. Vocabulary study in context as a learning strategy. Voice-over, words on screen, cartoon illustrations. (:45)
Imaging: Digital Imaging Project (Episode 10 of 25)
Episode 10 (of a 25-part series) This Nortel LearniT tutorial offers a project to familiarize students with Digital Imaging. (2:41)
Imaging: Storing your Photos
Video: Imaging: Storing your Photos Episode 7 (of a 25-part series) This Nortel LearniT tutorial reviews the process to save your pictures for later use.
Imaging: Irfanview - Collage Project
Video: Imaging: Irfanview - Collage Project Episode 25 (of a 25-part series) This Nortel LearniT tutorial offers a collage project to further familiarize students with Irfanview.
Maya Pyramids of Chichen Itza
Why did the Maya abandon their magnificent city of Chichen Itza? This video reviews what remains of this city with good images and a brief history and accomplishments of these people.
Destination: North Africa
National Geographic presents a short video on the Sahara Desert, ancient cities, and markets of North Africa. Cultures of Africa, the Mediterranean, and the Middle East are evident here.
The train that keeps Mauritania connected - 19 April 08
The West African country of Mauritania is host to one of the longest trains in the world.The train is mainly used to transport iron ore from the mines to ports on the Atlantic Ocean.
Western Cape Geography, South Africa
Short video clip about the Geography of South Africa. Scenic images and information about South Africa's Western Cape. (1:01)
Namibia Climate and Geography
Located in sub-Saharan Africa, Namibia is a hot, dry, desert-covered country. This video shows some animals and landforms. Fast moving. More of a travel video, but some insights into the geography. (Running Time 1:26)
Geography of the Western Cape of South Africa
A one minute video that shows the major geographical features of South Africa. Too short to provide much insight, but it does who some of the significant land forms.
How to Add Negative Numbers
This is a video that demonstrates how to add negative numbers. It is done in a slightly humorous way. One advantage of this video is that it displays a number line when the math problems are being explained so that viewers can see how negative numbers are added.