An Inspirational Teacher Quote Presentation
Teachers and students! Please watch this presentation the next time you need some inspiration! A thank you for all that you do! This seven minute video contains inspirational quotes from famous people. It is meant for teachers, but is applicable to anyone, including students.
Teaching Attributes with Sorting Circles
This brief video is a teacher explaining how to use sorting circles or a Venn diagram to compare attributes of various shapes. The teacher demonstrates how to model the lesson and suggests that the sorting circles could then be used in a learning center for additional reinforcement and practice.
Dealing with Angry Kids, Part I
This video offers help in understanding why getting angry when your kids lose their temper is not the answer. (01:29)
Solving Inequalities in One Variable
This video shows examples of inequalities with one variable and the instructor goes through the steps necessary to solve the inequalities. While he does this, he explains some of the important rules necessary for correctly solving inequalities. He also identifies some common mistakes students make when solving inequalities.
Solving Inequalities in One Variable: Part 1 of 2
The instructor uses an electronic sketchpad to demonstrate how to solve linear inequalities in one variable. This video is part 1 of 2 and several problems are solved and plotted on a number line.
Lost Worlds: The Vikings 5
The History Channel shows us the Lost World of the Vikings and the advances and technology of the Nordic culture.
A Virtual Tour of Martin Luther King's Birthplace
At this website there will be a map of the home. Click on a room of the house and a photograph will appear. Use your mouse to look around the room, or use the controls to zoom in and out. There is also some text that describes the rooms and provides a little background.
Martin Luther King "I Have a Dream" speech
The full version of Martin Luther King's famous "I have a dream" speech.
How to Use Tonking in Painting
'Tonking' creates interesting textures. Take a piece of newspaper, lay it against the canvas where you have thickly applied paint. Rub it into your canvas-make it as flat as possible. Slowly peal it off and it will leave interesting new lines. (1:50)
How to Solve Square Root Equations
In math, the square root of one number is found by looking for another number that will equal the first when multiplied by itself. Solve square root equations with tips from a math teacher in this video.
Learn English 65 - Films
5 minute video clip that teaches how to exchange opinions. The clips talks about asking for people's opinion, giving your own opinion, and disagreeing. A short movie shows an example of how to use opinions in real life.
How to Adjust and Change Line Spacing in Microsoft Word
To adjust and change line spacing in Microsoft Word, click on the desired text, select "Alignment and Spacing" from the formatting palette and find "Line Spacing" to choose single, one and a half or double spacing. Adjust the line spacing in a Word document with a tutorial from a computer consultant in this video on computer programs. (01:37) This is a lot of information on the screen--the viewer may wish to open the screen to full screen to see the areas highlighted on the screen more clearly.<
The Blankies - Learning My ABCs
The Blankies song Learning My ABCs. This video is a cute video for children to learn their alphabet. With each letter the character has a picture of an item that starts with the letter. Upper case and lower case letters are both included. (02:58)
I Like the Flowers Boomdiada Song
A colorful animation of the song "I Like the Flowers". Some names of flowers are given and there are funny animated claymation characters dancing and singing. (2:12)
Determine the Structure - Part 1
The First D in the ADVANCE Formula stands for "Determine the Structure and Thesis Requirement" You must establish which essay Structure is appropriate for the assignment. This segment discusses the various types of essays that could be required by various faculties and teachers, and prepares you to follow models which will successfully carry your Thesis. (9:46)
*There is an ad for the Webster Academy that accompanies this video.
Multiplying Polynomials, Part 6
Part 6 of Multiplying Polynomials covers the special product of squaring a binomial. There are English captions at the bottom of the screen. (10:53)
Homes and Houses
This video is a slide show that presents vocabulary related to homes, houses and buildings. The words are written and and read out twice.
English Vocabulary Lessons-Body Parts Vocabulary
This video helps to improve English vocabulary. A picture of a body part is shown as it is pronounced. This is a great teaching resource for our ELL students and for our youngest students. (2:17)
How to Write an Introduction Paragraph for Your Essay
This is an essay introduction formula for academic writing using the three-part funnel approach: grab attention, bridge to thesis, present thesis. Presented by Michelle Bowman of the Effective Writing Center, University of Maryland University College.
How to Write an Introduction to Your Essay
Note: There is a couple of moments of silence as the instructor waits for you to read the paragraph. The instructor 'dissects' themfirst paragraph by color-coding, then explains the significance of each part of the paragraph.