Religions of the World - Buddhism
A brief overview of Buddhism, it's history, demographics, and precepts.
A Day in the Life of a Zen Monk
This video trailer shows the daily life of a zen monk in a large soto-zen monastery in Japan. Some parts of this clip are taken from the feature-length film, The Zen Mind, available on DVD at emptymindfilms.com. (4:54)
The Days of the Week (song)
This video will help students learn the naming sequence - of the days in the week. The video repeats the days names several times - for repititious learning in a song.
Days of the Week Song
This video contains an original song -the words are the days of the week. The song is sung twice, then the names of each day of the week are displayed on screen.
Days of the Week Rap Back-Jack Hartmann
This is a Jack Hartmann rap song about the days of the week. This video uses contemporary rap music and pictures to sing the days of the week. Words for each day are included on the screen. Run time 01:50.
This children's video teaches kids to recognize colors and
By presenting several objects of varying colors, children learn to
generalize the notion of a color. In the video pictures are used of pool balls, airplanes, and cars to represent the colors. Lesson page:http://xoax.net/childrens/Colors.php
What's Your Favorite...? - Song
A cool song that kids can rock to while they learn to some basic vocabulary words. The song asks, "What's your favorite color?" with the answers "I like blue. I like green. I like yellow. I like red." The song then asks, "What's your favorite sport?" with the reply of "I like baseball. I like soccer. I like tennis. I like volleyball." The song ends by asking, "What's your favorite food?" with a response of "I like pizza. I like salad. I like hot dogs. I like tacos." Run time 01:47.
Spanish: Numbers 1-15
A quick look at the numbers 1-15 in Spanish with special focus on the correct pronunciation of the numbers. This video is for beginner learners. The video is in lecture format with an instructor standing in front of a black screen. The numbers and words are provided in bright colors on the screen throughout the lesson. Run time 01:05.
Spanish: Numbers 0-39
A quick review of the numbers 1-15 and then the rest of the numbers up until 39. Students will begin to see the patterns with Spanish numbers as they get into the higher digits. The video is in lecture format with an instructor standing in front of a black screen. The numbers and words are provided on the screen throughout the lesson. Run time 04:05.
How to Speak Spanish : How to Speak Spanish Numbers
Learn how to speak Spanish numbers from our very own bilingual expert in this free language video on learning how to speak Spanish.
Spanish number rap from "Sing, Dance, Laugh, and Eat Tacos". Students will learn numbers 1-30 with this song! Run time 01:50.
Advanced Spanish-Compare/Contrast English and Spanish Subject Pronouns
This video defines subject pronouns and compares/contrasts English and Spanish subject pronouns(Running Time 1:22).
The Preposition CON
Learn how to use this preposition which means "with" in English. The viewer will learn a few special forms to talk about how to say "with me" and "with you" in Spanish. The video is in lecture format with an instructor standing in front of a black screen. Examples are written on the screen throughout the lesson. (04:10)
Estar + Emotions
Learn some vocabulary to talk about different emotions that people can have. It would be good to already understand the verb estar if you are planning on using this video to figure out new vocabulary dealing with emotions. The video is in lecture format with an instructor standing in front of a black screen. Examples are written on the screen throughout the lesson. Run time 06:49.
¿Cómo Eres? – Describing Your Personality
Use the verb ser to answer the question, "¿Cómo eres?" or what are you like? In addition to talking about the grammar behind this concept the video also introduces a bunch of vocabulary words that can be used to describe yourself. Run time 05:53.
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.
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.
A video clip on Laodicea which is located in the Lycus River Valley of western Asia Minor, near the influential, ancient cities of Hierapolis and Colossae. A good video to show the history of this area and its people.