Lecture 27 - 11/24/2010
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)
Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots Rap Song
A rap song to learn about prefixes, suffixes, and roots. The songs lyrics are displayed on slides as the rapper sings. The songs defines prefixes and suffixes and tells how they all have roots. Lots of information in this rap song. This is a great resource to help students master these important skills. (02:51)
5th Grade Students and Idioms
My 5th grade class produced some idioms. We were learning about figurative language and saw some videos on them and then made our own. Lots of fun!
First-Grade Home School Reading Lessons : Handmade Books
Have you decided to home school your child? Learn all about using handmade books for home schooling first graders in this education video.
Matt Moskal is a free-lance artist with a BA in Elementary / Special Education. He has taught Kindergarten through 6th grade in the Philadelphia School District since 2003.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
Developing a Homeschool Preschool Schedule
Developing a Homeschool Preschool Schedule. Part of the series: Homeschooling Advice. Developing a homeschool preschool schedule involves teaching around nap times, using dry erase boards, letter magnets and counting games to teach them and utilizing everyday activities.
First-Grade Home School Reading Lesson Schedules
Have you decided to home school your child? Learn about home schooling lesson schedules for first-graders in this video.
Homeschooling Tips : How to Start a Homeschool
When starting a homeschool, check the state rules and regulations, buy educational materials and keep track of important scholastic records.
Linda Wooldridge has been homeschooling since 1998, and she has been on the PPEA board for three years as the orientation coordinator for Pinellas County.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz The video has English captions.
"Reading 'Legitimation Crisis' in Tehran"
A talk by Danny Postel, Senior Editor of openDemocracy, an online global magazine of politics & culture. The Iran depicted in the headlines is a rogue state ruled by ever-more-defiant Islamic fundamentalists. Yet inside the borders, an unheralded transformation of a wholly different political bent is occurring. A "liberal renaissance," as one Iranian thinker terms it, is emerging in Iran, a
Coastal Walk - Stop 13
The stretch of coastline between Slapton Sands and Start Point lighthouse is one of the most beautiful and interesting in the UK. In this podcast, we take you along the way, combining fascinating snippets of information about the natural history, geography, geology and history of the area. Presented by Dr Phil Bradfield, Open University tutor, this walk has something for everyone. This is the thirteenth stop on the walk.
Jaguar-Land Rover on a roll, but margins get squeezed
Sept. 27 - Jaguar-Land Rover is enjoying record sales, but falling margins threaten to spoil the party. We speak to CEO Ralf Speth at the Paris Car Show.
The Battle Of Rome, Caesar 1
This well-explained documentary is for high school students and is told through narration and re-enactments. The Roman Empire lasted a thousand years but like most ancient civilizations, the great empire fell under the guidance of many emperors.
Homeschooling Information : How to Finish High School Online
Finishing high school online is possible either through a correspondence school, through an online public school or by getting a graduate equivalency diploma. Linda Wooldridge has been homeschooling since 1998, and she has been on the PPEA board for three years as the orientation coordinator for Pinellas County.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
How to Identify Narrative Style in Literature
Narrative style in literature refers to the storyteller or the narrator in a piece of writing, whether it be first, second or third person, omniscient or otherwise. Identify the narrative style of a piece of literature, while deciding whether or not to trust the narrator, with tips from a published author and English professor in this video on writing. David M. Harris has taught English at Vanderbilt University and elsewhere. He has published poetry, essays, short fiction and a novel, and he has
Example Of A Personal Narrative Essay
A student shares his narrative essay on his middle school experiences. He reads some of the details from his essay and explains how to use tone and details in a personal narrative.
21L.001 Foundations of Western Culture: Homer to Dante (MIT)
As we read broadly from throughout the vast chronological period that is "Homer to Dante," we will pepper our readings of individual ancient and medieval texts with broader questions like: what images, themes, and philosophical questions recur through the period; are there distinctly "classical" or "medieval" ways of depicting or addressing them; and what do terms like "Antiquity" or "the Middle Ages" even mean? (What are the Middle Ages in the &
Video Production: Project: Production
You have been patiently learning all the things you need to shoot your video. Now, follow the steps the project crew went through as they shot their video and hopefully it will give you some ideas too before you shoot. Run time 05:22
How to Conduct an Informational Interview
Conducting an informational interview is an efficient way to
inform prospective future employees about the available jobs. Conduct an informational interview with tips from an executive business manager in this video.
Concentration Camp Liberation
This two minute video shows the horror of thousands
of Jewish prisoners in Nazi camps at the time of their liberation by allied troops. This video has actually footage and some of it is grime so view it first. A great lesson for students on what happened if a nation uses hatred to attack a minority.
Johnny Wactor '09 -- Actor -- College of Charleston Alumnus
College of Charleston alumnus Johnny Wactor '09 is an actor, best known for GoldenBox (2011), Siberia (2013) and Menthol (2014). At the College, he double majored in business administration and Spanish. Hesitant to pursue a degree in fine arts initially due to seeing so many poor, struggling actors, he eventually auditioned for, and won, a small role on the TV show "Army Wives." He began taking acting lessons on the side and continued to audition for small indie roles, finally landing two more r