Distance/ Rate/ Time
This PowerPoint video introduces the formula D=RT and how to apply it to distance/ rate/ time problems.  Examples are modeled and with emphasis placed on matching units of measurement.
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How to Add Different Units of Weight
In this video Sal Khan discusses how to convert and add different measurement units. The problem in this video is this: 
11 ounces + 29 ounces + 5 pounds = ? pounds
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Digits and Place Value (Part 1)
This video indicates it is for pre-algebra, but it is good for all levels, beginning, for those who need extra help, or those who need to review. This video is good and contains humor along with the lesson. Reviews what digits are, then goes into what the different place values are. This also contains what the place values are on the other side of the decimal. Then examples are gone through, they also go through the written number (long word form).  Video is good quality and good for all st
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Nina Jablonski Breaks the Illusion of Skin Color
Nina Jablonski says that differing skin colors and pigmentations are simply our bodies' adaptation to varied climates and levels of UV exposure. Charles Darwin disagreed with this theory, but she explains, that's because he did not have access to NASA. Nina Jablonski is author of Skin: A Natural History, a close look at human skin’s many remarkable traits: its colors, its sweatiness, and the fact that we decorate it. Run time 14:46.
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How To Use a Wiki
A simple explanation of how wikis work, using the example of a camping trip. Would be a good introduction before the class begins using a wiki for the first time. Suitable for all grade levels. 3:51 min.
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Chain Reaction: Water
Artists using using visual media to capture climate change in the act. The video begins with showing water bottles made from plastic which uses oil to produce the bottles, gas to transport the bottles and the entire planet's resulting consequences of global warming. Speeded up climate changes showing dying coral, rising water levels, hurricanes, ending with a challenge to be concious of the changes and "Sound the Alarm." Set to contemporary music.
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How to Find Free Knitting Patterns
This video explains how to find free knitting patterns for many skill levels with information.  Some places to find free knitting patterns are at yarn supply stores, as many yarn distributors supply free patterns to complement their products and the Internet also offers free patterns.

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Making Paper Mache with Curious George
The children use newspaper strips, glue, water, and flour to make paper mache bowls.  The two teams used two different recipes to make their bowls and then compared the results. The students measured using 1 cup, 1/3 cup, and 1/4 cup so the art activity could also be used for a measurement unit.
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Green Careers - Architect
An architect discusses the design of green buildings. It discusses the importance of design in reducing the impact of buildings on the environment at the local and global levels. Color video with sound. 2:36 min.
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The Angle Game

Video uses an electronic black board with different-colored pens.  Using what we know about angles students need to figure out the measurement of the other angles in the figure that is drawn.  Video should be paused then restarted for solution.  Narrator mentions that this is good practice for SAT’s.  This could also be a challenge for high level middle school students.  Good quality video.  Good for middle elementary and middle school students.


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How To Identify Soft Tissue Lipoma
Videos shows normal and cancerous fat at both the tissue and microscopic levels. Doctor explains how the cancerous sample is identified.  1:53 min.
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How to Create Snow with Watercolor
This video demonstrates how to create snow with watercolor.  Artist Sherie Tengbergen shows you how to create snow in your watercolor painting with a toothbrush and powder. Easy to follow, this short video might be fun for all age levels to practice. Run time 01:50.

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10 Minute Kickboxing Cardio Workout
In this video, the instructor leads you through a cardio kickboxing routine that's suitable for people of all fitness levels. This routine will help you burn calories and lose weight. Work out with this video anywhere, without equipment. For a longer workout, simply repeat the video. Easy to follow along with the instructor. 9:58 min.
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Wonders of the Natural World - Mount Everest

Video is presented by watchmojo.com.  Video gives details about Mount Everest, how high it is, how it was named, the mountain range that contains Mount Everest, and how often it has been climbed.  Video is of good quality, it is a short video and narrator talks fast.  Video would be appropriate for children of all grade levels.


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Wonders of the Natural World - Northern Lights
Video is presented by watchmojo.com.  Video explains the northern lights in detail, such as why they happen, where they can be seen the best, and why they were named the northern lights. Video is of good quality, it is a short video and narrator talks fast.  Video would be appropriate for children of all grade levels.
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Wonders of the Natural World - Rio De Janeiro Harbour

Video is presented by watchmojo.com.  Video discusses the details of Rio De Janerio, such how it got its name, where it is located, the statue that overlooks Rio De Janeiro, and how big it is. Video is of good quality, it is a short video and narrator talks fast.  Video would be appropriate for children of all grade levels. (0:55)


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Reading a Ruler Measurement
Reading a ruler measurement requires being very accurate and
observant about the fractions of inches and centimeters, and guesswork is often necessary to get an exact decimal measurement. Read a ruler, whether it be metric or in inches, with an online math lesson from an experienced high school teacher.

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What is an atheist?
Video is a home video that answers the question " What is an atheist?"  An atheist is a person who has no belief in a God or Gods.  He explains that there are different levels of atheism.  A strong atheist is someone who says there are no Gods.  A weak atheist says they have no belief in a God, they don’t see any evidence in a God, don’t see a reason to believe in a God.  Video is of average quality and appropriate for high school students.
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Anatomy of a Kidney
There is a very brief video with still images of the kidney. This is a quote from the video:
"This cross section of a kidney, almost three times life-size, shows its blood supply and one of the filter tubules, a nephron, highly magnified. The nephron is a highly specialized coiled tubule measuring up to one inch in length. There are more than one million nephrons in each kidney. They function as the kidney's filter units. The kidneys filter unwanted materials from the blood and regulate th

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Endocrine Function: Oscillations in Hormone Levels
Professor George Wolfe discusses oscillations in hormone levels in this video from Thinkwell's online Biology series. The video uses lecture format along with notes and illustrations on a board.  Run time 09:39.
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