Euros top Estonia's xmas list
As Estonia prepares to enter the euro zone on January 1, some wonder what the effects will be on prices in the new year.
Europe welcomes German imports surge
Germany's trade surplus narrowed slightly in October on an unexpected fall in exports while demand for foreign goods was robust giving hope to the rest of Europe.
China steps up Nobel crackdown
Empty chair expected to symbolise absence of anyone to collect the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo for jailed Chinese winner Liu Xiaobo.
UN says Outtara Ivory Coast winner
The United Nations and West African regional bloc ECOWAS say Alassane Outtara is the rightful winner of Ivory Coast's presidential election.
ISS Update - Dec. 8, 2010
The International Space Station video update for Dec. 8, 2010.
Myanmar rebels warn of wider clashes
One of Myanmar's largest rebel groups says fighting will widen and intensify if the new government fails to start talks with major ethnic groups.
Rap Alphabet Song-Reviews Capitals and Lowercase
This is a great teaching toll for preschoolers and kindergarten students. The narrator recites the alphabet as the letters appear on the screen first as capital letters then as lowercase. Also reviews sound each letter makes. With an up-tempo beat the song is both catchy and educational. Running time is 4:36.
Trailer: Haiti's Lost Generation
2010 YouTube Project: Report winner Paul Franz presents the trailer for his documentary, Haiti's Lost Generation, which chronicles the state of education in the country.
Fish, Fish, Fish
This is a fun video to introduce fish to children. The images are of live fish in order to introduce word and picture association.
Introduction to Biology
This introductory video will allow students to explore a variety of depictions of biology. It will be an excellent video to introduce a class or a unit!
MasterCard, Visa sites disrupted
Summary of business headlines: MasterCard, Visa websites disrupted in cyber retaliation; U.S. Treasury takes another step to unwind bailout investments; Wall Street rallies even as debt yields jump.
Cell Division and the Cell Cycle
This is a detailed video that provides a vivid depiction of the process.
Traditional Alphabet Song-Running Time 0:35
This is a short educational video singing the traditional ABC song to introduce the alphabet to young learners. Running time is 35 seconds.
Damaged at Sea.
Antarctic cruise ship the Clelia II is heading to a port, after experiencing engine troubles in the high sea. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
The Science of Being Active and Healthy
In this video, Dr. Algae teaches students the many benefits of being active. It contains great vocabulary as well. (5:34)
Hannah Montana's Bone Dance
This video shows Miley Cirus singing a song about the different bones in the body in order to study for a test in Biology on her hit show Hannah Montana. While she does not cover all the bones, some parts of the video could be used.
An Inconvenient Truth: Trailer
Excerpts from this video on global warming. Shows impact of global warming on the Earth and its people. May be too dramatic for younger students.
The Auctioneer Next steps
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