Pendemonium - Apostrophes and Double Negatives part 5
Students learn about apostrophes and double negatives, as well as the Moon, Mars, and Milky Way when they follow the fast-paced adventures of a "pentastic" foursome into space. Seemingly ordinary writing implements named Florentina, Arturo, Buzz, and Penny come to life and try to stop a smelly Dark Marker from taking over the universe by solving clues based on good grammar.
Dyslexia, So What is it All About?
This is a short animated film explaining what dyslexia is. It is used to describe difficulty with written language, organization and short term memory. No one’s dyslexia is the same. It is different depending on how the individual's brain works. This can also have positive effects also, often dyslexics are good problem-solvers, communicators, and practice tasks. About ten percent of the population is dyslexic. Most dyslexics find a w
What is GLAST? Gamma Rays Part 1
The Universe is home to numerous exotic and beautiful phenomena, some of which can generate inconceivable amounts of energy. GLAST will open a new window on this high-energy world. With GLAST, astronomers will have a superior tool to study how black holes, notorious for pulling matter in, can accelerate jets of gas outward at fantastic speeds. Physicists will be able to search for signals of new fundamental processes that are inaccessible in ground-based accelerators and observatories. GLAST's s
The Lost Evidence: Pearl Harbor part 1 of 5
This is the first part of a documentary about The 7 December 1941 Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor. It describes it as one of the great defining moments in history. The documentary shows a three dimensional model of Pearl Harbor and how evidence helped to reconstruct the event. There are first witnesses accounts and a description of how the attack was organized and carried out.
Are Chemicals in Our Environment Affecting Reproductive Health?
Over the past 50 years, our quality of life has improved thanks, in part, to a wide range of new chemicals. Some of these are now suspected of impairing fertility. Dr. Robaire will discuss the existing evidence and whether there are steps we should take to protect the next generation.
How Many Days To America? A Thanksgiving Story (clip)
A family of refugees from a Caribbean island embarks on a dangerous boat trip to the United States, where they find a special reason to celebrate Thanksgiving. Based on the story by Eve Bunting.
Rudolph's Nose With Different Colored Noses (song)
This song shows a flannelboard picture of Rudolph without a nose. Then, each verse of the song changes Rudolph's nose to a different color, until finally the red one is added. This would be great color identification practice.
Find out the pluses and minuses of school-based management.
Critical Reading - Part 1-- Chart the Passage
Using this new CHART method will help you get through the passaged-based reading or "critical reading" section. While skimming and searching for buzzwords, you don't have to really care about the details and meaning of what you read. How convenient is that!
Titanic: Attempt to Avoid Disaster
Using primary footage and animations this 3:40 video shows what the crew did to avoid damage and also gives evidence as to the many errors that resulted in its sinking and what may have been done to miss the iceberg.
Civil Unrest - Challenging Jim Crow
This video is accompanied by text. "Frustration of some Americans over the policy of segregation and resistance by other Americans to integration eventually gave rise to the acts of civil disobedience that would mark the beginning of the civil rights movement. In demonstration after demonstration one or more individuals would inspire others to take a stand against a system based on prejudice..." ( Video is well done and professionally produced.)
Researching Your Speech Topic
Researching Your Speech Topic. Part of the series: How to Pick a Public Speech Topic. Evidence is important to any speech. Get tips for finding evidence for your public speaking occasion in this free video clip from a professional public speaker.
War of The Century - Part 10
This tenth part of the documentary shows that Hitler was ready to end the Partisans with brutality. Chaos and terror was the result. There were raids in villages and civilians were killed. The German army killed thousands of innocents and there is documentation shown as evidence, survivors accounts and former soldiers retelling their experience
War of The Century - Part 12
This video shows the original German invasion plan and what they really did. The German needed to conquer Stalingrad to get control of the river Volga. There is footage of the bombardment on Stalingrad. Stalin know they could not lose this battle and people were not allowed to leave. There are accounts of survivors who were children at the time of the war. The Red army was pushed to the river and many drowned trying to reach the other bank. According to recently found evidence, about 1 million s
This segment of the NASA Sci Files explains how scientists monitor and predict space weather using satellites and other devices. Produced specifically for students and is suitable for elementary and older students.
(This is an Emmy award-winning series of instructional programs that introduces students in grades 3-5 to NASA and integrates mathematics, science, and technology through the use of Problem-Based Learning (PBL), scientific inquiry, and the scientific method. The series seeks
This is a NASA Sci Files segment explaining how scientists measure the power of earthquakes by using the Richter Scale and the Moment Magnitude Scale. Produced specifically for students and is suitable for elementary and older students.
(This is an Emmy award-winning series of instructional programs that introduces students in grades 3-5 to NASA and integrates mathematics, science, and technology through the use of Problem-Based Learning (PBL), scientific inquiry, and the scientific met
Baptism Part III Ch 1: Original Sin
Exploring the biblical evidence for original sin and showing that even infants need to have original sin washed away in baptism.
Baptism Part II Ch 2: Historical Proof That Baptism Saves
More historical evidence for the necessity of baptism for salvation.
Chimps Show Humanlike Good Will Video
Without having been trained to do so, chimps in a Japanese study helped their fellow apes access elusive juice. The researchers say this adds to evidence that chimps are more similar to humans than previously thought.
Practice Helps Public Speaking
This short public speaking tip will guide students in practicing a speech for the big day. Speaker says it is very helpful to practice in front of a person to get valid, effective feedback (1:15).