Advanced Algebra - Lecture 5 - Complex Numbers and Geometry (series)
College Algebra with Professor Richard Delaware - UMKC VSI - Lecture 5 - More numbers and geometry. In this Lecture,we learn about complex numbers, area formulas and the Pythagorean theorem.
How to Teach Piano to Kids: How to Teach White Piano Keys to Children
Expert Village video. This lesson is taught by Hope Wells. Easy ways to teach your children the white piano keys, including tips for making it fun. Video shows the white keys that are the easiest to find, and then works with the keys around it. (2:51)
"G" is for Gorilla
In this animated video, students will learn about the letter "G". This is a good teaching resource to introduce the letter "G" to the early childhood classroom. Goat, gorilla, and giraffe are "G" words addressed in this video. (1:05)
This is just an excerpt from the entire video. The entire video can be viewed at mindbites.com/lesson/2851. The setting of the video clip is at a candle-lit dinner party with friends. In the clip she talks about the dinner quests and shows ways to shorten sentences by using one pronoun as the subject.
Onomatopoeia are words that describe a sounds. This very short clip shows words that are onomatopoeia along with a song.
This third part of the interview to Dr Adler shows his account on Confucianism's historical background. He explains its China's heritage.
Taoism - An Introduction (Part 2 of 2)
Introduction to Taoism created by Lao Tse and follows te teachings of the Tao Te Ching. Describes the life principals of the body and soul and different types of beliefs to "paths of sanctity" or practices and beliefs in Taoism. Run time 06:28.
Web 2.0 in the Classroom
This is a short video about an introduction to Web 2.0 for teachers. It lists the main uses of Web 2.0 and some of its advantages. There is also reference to what teachers could do to learn more about it.
Voicethread use in classrooms
This is an excerpt from a DVD that will accompany Will Richardson's book, "Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts, and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms." I shows part of an interview to a teachers who explains and shows how their students are using the program Voicethread for a classroom activity.
Essential Knowledge: Activating Creative Thinking Skills | Digital Camera
Education expert Amy James shows parents how they can use various types of digital cameras to activate their child's creative thinking skills.
An Interactive Social Studies Lesson with Technology
Technology plays a big role at Meadowlawn Elementary School in Kentwood. Fourth graders in Ms. Suttorp's social studies class get an interactive lesson each day. The students use remote clickers and take a virtual field trip. The video is in an interview format where the teacher explains how the technology is being used in her classroom. Run time 02:32.
Classroom Technology Demonstration
This is an excerpt from the March 27, 2006 Okemos Public School Board meeting. Kelly Carrier, a high school science teacher, demonstrates technology tools, ...
Venus Flytrap Conservation
Venus Flytrap Conservation. Part of the series: How To Care For a Venus Flytrap. Conservation of Venus Fly Traps is an important concept in the world of carnivorous plants, learn all about caring for carnivorous plants in this free video. Run time 01:48.
The Plant that Eats Bugs
Learn about the venus fly trap - the carnivorous plant that eats bugs - in this brief, educational video from dizzo95. Run time 0:16.
This 4:19 minute video shows one how to build a conductivity tester. The materials that are needed to build a conductivity tester are a 9-V battery, battey snap connector, LED, electrical tape, and a
pair of test probe leads. Easy to follow, but there aren't any close-ups to help a students construct the instrument.
Scenes from the Belt Meteor Crater
Although it is called The Belt Meteor Crater, this is actually a sinkhole in Montana. A cavern formed in the Madison limestone (not far below the surface). The video is set to music. No narration but does include written information on the screen. Run time 02:08.
Capitalization of Businesses and Organizations
This video reinforces the need to capitalize the names of businesses and organizations such as schools. Specific examples of how to do this are given. Then, students have the opportunity to correct capitalization mistakes in some additional examples that are given.
Atoms and Molecules
This video is accompanied by text: "...An atom is the fundamental unit of chemical matter. The nucleus is an atom's center of mass and center of positive charge. The nucleus contains positively charged protons, shown in white, and uncharged neutrons, shown in blue. A cloud of negatively charged particles called electrons surrounds the nucleus.
All atoms of a given element have the same number of protons, but the number of neutrons can vary. Isotopes are atoms of the same element with diff
The Chemical Basis of Life: Summary
This is a video slide show accompanied by text:"Living organisms use only a small fraction of the known chemical elements to carry out all of their biological functions. Six elements make up more than 99% of matter in living systems: hydrogen, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen, phosphorous, and calcium. Five elements are found in much smaller amounts: sodium, magnesium, sulfur, chlorine, and potassium. Finally, 14 elements are known as "trace" elements because living organisms require them in minute quan
This silde show ia a useful overview of organic macromolecules, including aspects of their structure and function. There is no narration and no music. The viewer may have to open the slide show to 'full screen' as there is smaller print on some of the slides.