Halloween and its Celtic Roots
Gathering around a huge bonfire, on Samhain, Celtic villagers would In the 7th century the Celtic holiday of Samhain was merged with a religious holiday known as "All Saint's Day" which was celebrated on November 1st.
Rules for Writing and Marketing a Children's Book
This video explains tips for writing children's books. A specific audience, length, and marketing are discussed. Geared toward high school age students who are thinking of becoming a writer. (Running Time is 1:48)
The History of Western Drama
The History of Western Drama(2:18)
Number Line Bars - Virtual Manipulative
This is a versatile tool that can be used to illustrate a variety of number operations. The background of the workspace is marked by light gray grid lines. The default step-size of the grid lines is 1 unit. There are more instructions on the right side of the Java applet.
If I Ran The Zoo by Dr. Seuss, Part 1 of 2
This is film animation with the words narrated by a man and a child (text does not show on screen) and music added. (6:49)
How To Predict The Weather : How To Predict The Rain
Video narrated by Melissa Schenk, a meteorologist. Predicting the rain is an aspect of weather prediction you'll need to become a meteorologist, learn how to predict the weather. In this video she reminds the viewer that precipitation can come in different forms, such as hail or snow. In this video she discusses what to look at to predict the rain. The video includes closed captioning. Run time 01:11.
JS Bach pt.5
J.S.Bach occupies a pivotal place in the history of music.His compositions reprensents both the height of the Baropue and the beginning of the Modern Age of music .Filmed in Leipzig,London and America,this documentary both fascinating anf authoritative features specialy-filmed extracts with Jonh Eliot Grandiner conducting the Monteverdi Choir and English Baropue Soloists, performing the Mass in B minor,Andras Schiff playing the GoldBERG variations,Jacques Loussier improvising on the Toccata an
Phonic Faces Beginning Reader
Preschooler learns alphabet, letter-sounds and phonological awareness by reading a specially designed Phonic Faces alphabet-storybook learning letter-sounds is a natural part of reading these stories. (2:46)
History Of The Internet (HD)
The "History of the internet" is an animated documentary explaining the inventions from time-sharing to filesharing, from Arpanet to Internet.
The history is told using the PICOL icons. (08:10)
Preferences in Audacity-part 2
In part 2 you learn how to set up a folder with your lamelib as well as other choices on how to save your work.
Web Design Tips
Christopher Merrill discussed basic web design tips for new web designers. Less is always more. It is better to have one large quality image than a mess of images. Keep it simple. (2:05)
Video Production - Lighting (#8)
Painting with light is an important part of your movie. Lighting can effect the mood of your final product. Have a shot list so you know how to set up your lighting. You do not need professional lighting, there are household lamps that will work.
How To Upload A Video To Youtube
-A short video on how to upload a video to youtube. You must sign up first to youtube. You must first have the video on your computer in a file format that can be uploaded. See more information at www.beyourownit.com
Guide to (Setup YouTube Account)
This is a guide on how to setup your own YouTube account. Go to your internet browser got to You Tube-click on the sign up. This video shows you the steps and the options you need to complete.
Gorillas... 98.6% Human (Rwanda)
How ironic that the one creature deemed all violent is the most
peaceful: the mountain gorilla. With only 720 remaining, Craig Sholley
of AWF teaches us about his organization's efforts to preserve gorillas
In this video, Sal Khan uses toothpicks and houses to solve this logic problem. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. The viewer may wish to open the video to 'full screen' as there is a lot of writing on a small black screen. Sal Khan was the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education.
Zoom Down to Boston and Nantucket Shoals - October 6th 1997
A zoom down to Boston and the Nantucket Shoals, from SeaWiFS imagery
MOLA-based Flyover of Hellas Transitioning to Utopia Planitia
MOLA-based animations showing Martian topography as both color and elevation. The exaggeration is 3x. This was created for a talk James Garvin will give on The Hill in late April 2002.
De brandblusser en zijn gebruik: "L'extincteur à votre service"
Op het einde van deze les kun je uitleggen hoe je op een correcte manier een brandblusser moet gebruiken. Bovendien komen brandpreventie thuis en in een hotel ter sprake in deze les.
The week ahead: June 23rd 2011
Former Khmer Rouge leaders go on trial in Cambodia, the IMF picks a new head and Robert Gates steps down as America's defence minister