What's the Name of That Song?
No one can remember a song's name.
The Simple Past Tense-ESL
The video begins by portraying a situation in the present. Then it is retold in past tense. There is an explanation of the form and use of the simple past and several examples are given. Rules are given for using past tense. Very thorough lesson. Visuals would make a great study guide. (Running Time 8:14).
Video discusses homonyms and then students play a game using homonyms. A sentence is made, but rather than using the homonyms they read the sentence with the word "porcupine" where the homonym goes. For example, The sky is porcupine. Everyone stared when I porcupined my nose. Then someone needs to guess the homonym, in this case it is blue/blew. Other examples are given. Good video and good idea of the game played, could be played at home or in th
Learn English Through Song - Prepositional Phrases
This is an unusual way to teach prepositions. The insructor intended this video for ESL learners, but others can learn from it as well. There is no commentary--just the song with explanatory captions at the bottom. The song used is A Horse With No Name by the group America.
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
The Tundra Biome
This video shows what a tundra biome is, its characteristics, its vegetation, growing season, animal life, and plant life. It discussed the two different tundras. This video is set to up-tempo music, thus reading is involved. Run time 02:45.
Animal Mothers: Wood Duck Paratroopers
Informative video about the lives of wood duck hatchlings. Shows hatching of the wood duck and their 30 foot leap from the nest to the water on the next day. Run time 02:11
Snowy Egret Nest
Egrets struggle to survive. It might be disconcerting for younger children because it shows the egrets killing the runt to survive. Strong display of survival of the fittest but possibly disturbing. Run time 01:33.
An ecosystems scientist from Oberlin College talks about the importance of wetlands restoration. Run time 04:23.
Some of the most fascinating life on the planet can be found in the forests, streams and wetlands around your community. Run time 06:55.
Hanging out with nature in a swamp. Video clips and pictures of wildlife in a swamp are set to music. Run time 03:11.
Viera, Florida Wetlands
These photos were taken on Jan. 11, 2008 in Viera. It is a small town that is growing VERY QUICKLY but hopefully they will continue to protect these lands. Images are set to music. Run time 07:23.
Common Ground's Wetlands Restoration Project
Common Ground planting bulrush in the wetlands outside of New Orleans. Planting bulrush helps stop soil erosion and wetlands loss. The wetlands are important barriers against hurricanes. Run time 02:22.
Crews dig away a levee as they work on the second phase of the Giacomini Wetlands restoration project in Point Reyes, Calif., on Thursday, July 17, 2008. Run time 01:56.
San Dieguito Lagoon - Wetland Restoration Project
The San Dieguito Wetland Restoration Project is a project that will implement a tidal wetland restoration project at the San Dieguito Lagoon. Run time 06:13.
How Much Does the Earth Weigh?
In order to measure the mass of the Earth, the density must first be determined. Discover how to measure the weight of the Earth in kilograms with help from a science teacher in this five-minute video.
Soil - by StudyJams
Soil is a layer of rock and decayed plant and animal matter that is layered above bedrock. It also contains water, air, and bacteria. In fact, soil is packed with everything plants need to grow. Learn more about soil with this slide show from StudyJams. Vibrant images are set to music while information is written under each photo. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Blanchard Springs Caverns, Arkansas
Footage was shot as a group tours through the caverns of Blanchard Springs in Arkansas. Footage has been set to music. Run time 02:37
Plate Tectonics Animation
This thirty-second animation shows the continents as they drift apart from Pangaea to present time. No audio needed.
The Impact of Earthquakes on the Human Life Part 3/3
Impact of Earthquakes on the Human Life Part 3/3 - Learn about how modern engineering is being used to save lives after an earthquake.