Baby, Toddler Brain Map: Interactive site
Great site that allows the viewer to see the development of the human brain from birth to three. Click on the age and the part of the brain you are interested in and the site explains it in layman's terms. A must visit for parents and science classes dealing with brain developement.
Basic Dribbling Skills and Games
A short video that shows how to dribble a basketball and some basic drills. Rules and ideas for a game that they call Rug Rats are given. Good for beginners as well as regular gym classes.
Punctuation Within a Sentence-Brackets
This video was filmed in the Campbell River area of Vancouver Island in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. This clip is the lesson on 'Brackets' from The Basic Cozy Punctuation Course. Facts are given about the island as students learn when to use brackets. The speaker discusses that brackets are used in 4 ways. This video would be beneficial for older students who are preparing to write essays and/or research papers (8:46).
A Proper Handshake
In this video, the instructor demonstrates the proper way to give and receive a handshake.
How to Draw A Willow Tree
Drawing willow trees requires sketching in a narrow, curved trunk, extending out a few branches and sketching in the long, drooping foliage that hangs off. English captions. (1:34)
Tutorial 5 : How to draw REALISTIC EYES (Part II)
The eyes are probably the hardest part of a face to capture on paper. With a little help from Adobe PhotoShop, you can create eyes like these. No voice, just music.
Drawing Cartoon Expressions: Tired
When drawing a tired expression on a cartoon character, draw bags under the eyes. Step-by-step narration by artist Daniel Page. English captions. (2:05)
How to Teach Kids to Count Money
How to Teach Kids to Count Money. Part of the series: How to Teach Kids Math. (1:11)
Learning to Count Money Using Worksheets
Learning to Count Money Using Worksheets. Part of the series: How to Teach Kids Kindergarten Math. Teach kids about counting money and the face value of coins and dollars and adding and subtracting, in this kindergarten math video clip on kindergarten education. (1:32)
Teaching Kids About Money Values
This how-to video gives parents ideas about how to teach kids about money values and what amount each coin and dollar represents. This is demonstrated by showing how to add the sum of the coins and dollars on a worksheet. (1:35)
How to Teach Veteran's Day in Kindergarten
How to Teach Veteran's Day in Kindergarten. Part of the series: Early Education Teaching Tips. Teaching kindergarten children about Veteran's Day involves first helping them understand bravery, courage and patriotism before explaining about the military and honoring those who have served in the armed forces. (2:35)
iPhone Changing Lives of Autistic Children
A news story that shows how the iPhone can be used to hep autistic students. This is a television newscast and you have to click on the left hand side monitor image for it to play. There are two videos. Not much depth, but it might be of value for some parents and teachers to consider.
Jehovah Witness History & Beliefs (4/9)
William & Joan Cetnar discuss their involvement in the Jehovah Witness's and their beliefs in comparison with Christianity.
Wildlife of the Amazon Rainforest
Wildlife of the Amazon Rainforest - The Amazon rainforest is home to a bewildering array of wildlife, including macaws, toucans, tyrant flycatchers, capybaras, tapir, sloths, squirrel monkeys, red howler monkeys, jaguars, caimans, anacondas, tarantulas, and leaf-cutter ants. This video does not include narration but shows several examples of rainforest animals. Run time 01:13.
What Kinds of Animals Live in the Rain Forest?
What Kinds of Animals Live in the Rain Forest? There are two types of rain forests, including temperate rain forests and tropical rain forests, but both possess an abundance of different animal species. (03:10)
Ancient Warriors - The Knights Templar 3/3
The very beginning of this series is purposely blurred for effect. This documentary of Knights Templar is told through re-enactments and narration which is suitable for high school students. 'The Poor Fellow-Soldiers of Christ and of the Temple of Solomon (Latin: Pauperes commilitones Christi Templique Solomonici), commonly known as the Knights Templar or the Order of the Temple (French: Ordre du Temple or Templiers), were among the most famous of the Western Christian military orders. The organ
Seven Wonders of the Industrial World (USS Great Eastern) This video is dedicated to the engineers who shaped the modern world. Their creations continue to inspire many people today and combine to create the true, Seven Wonders of the Industrial World.
This video is dedicated to the engineers who shaped the modern world. Their creations continue to inspire many people today and combine to create the true, Seven Wonders of the Industrial World.
The Great Stink - History of sewage - Thames River Water
Thames Water commissioned this short film mark the 150th anniversary of The Great Stink. In the hot summer of 1858, the stench of sewage in the River Thames so offended MPs that Parliament was suspended and the Government agreed to "take immediate measures for abating the dangerous nuisance caused by the noxious state of the Thames". A leading Victorian engineer, Sir Joseph Bazalgette, was commissioned to design and build a system of sewers which would remove the sewage from the Thames, sending
Transcontinental Railroads 1 of 2
Modern Marvels Video. Transcontinental Railroads 1of 2- Modern Marvels . The transcontinental railroad went through 1600 miles to connect Kansas City to the west. The railroads allowed people to cover in one day what it use to take a week to travel. In the 1850's trains travelled 25 miles per hour. See how crazy Judah made this happen.(9:52)
Panama Canal Construction 1934
Video shows the construction of the Panama Canal in 1934.(This video has archival film of the event...no narration or text.)