How to Teach Children to Read : Favorite Children's Authors: Part 2
Learn about favorite authors of children's books from a professional librarian in this free children's video with expert: Debbie Noah.  This is a great video for helping parents to choose reading material that young children will love.
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Interview with Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (Part 3)
In this section Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, winner of the ASPCA Roger Caras Award, answers the question, "Shiloh is included on the recommended book list for many school districts and is assigned reading for many students each year. What are your thoughts about the wide appeal of Shiloh and the impact you have made with this book for countless children...and animals?" In her answer happy about the impact the books have had. She also commented that one teacher told her how children who have been abu
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Lois Ehlert Interview
Lois Ehlert's unique children's books, such as Color Zoo, reflect her creative and curious mind. In this exclusive video interview, Lois Ehlert discusses her early love for art and how she continually strives to create highly original children's books. style, a vibrant mix of watercolor and collage, she brings stories to life.
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California Flag and Anthem
California’s flag is the historic Bear Flag raised at Sonoma on June 14, 1846, by a group of American settlers in revolt against Mexican rule. The flag was designed by William Todd on a piece of new unbleached cotton. The star imitated the lone star of Texas. A grizzly bear represented the many bears seen in the state. The word, "Cal
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New Mexico State Flag and State Song

The flag is shown against the blue sky.  The yellow field and red symbol colors are the colors of Spain. There is a red sun with rays stretching out from it. There are four groups of rays with four rays in each group. This is an ancient sun symbol of a Native American people called the Zia. They believed  the giver of all good gave gifts in groups of four. The gifts are: the four directions - north, east, south and west
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New York Flag and Anthem

The New York flag is emblazoned on a dark blue field is the state coat of arms. The goddess Liberty holds a pole with a Liberty Cap on top. Liberty stands for freedom. At her feet is a discarded crown, representing freedom from England at the end of the revolutionary war. On the right is the goddess, Justice. She wears a blindfold and carries the scales of justice, meaning that everyone receives equal treatment under the law. The stat
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On Point: Maya Angelou Indepth Interview (1 of 5)
Armstrong Williams interviews Dr. Mana Angelou, poet, author, dancer, scripwriter, at her home in Winston-Salem, NC.  He asks about her challenges.  She says every day is a challenge.  She is challenged to be honest, courageous, kind, and present in this interview.  She talks about her life growing up.  After being raped at age 7 she stopped speaking for 6 years.   During that time she learned to read, and she read many books.  She now has 55 doctorates and teaches all over the world. 
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Henry Cole (Victor Vito)
Henry Cole was once a beloved teacher (Science grades 1-5) , so much so that decades after he left teaching to pursue an illustrating career, Reading Rockets fondly recalled Henry Cole's influence on him.   Talking head talks about the joy of exploring nature and identifying things, respect and love for nature.  Then dicusses and shows example of sketching, which leads to final art.  (4:49)
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Writing Workshop 1: READ EVERYTHING
Lecture from Claire Cook, bestselling author of Summer Blowout, Life's a Beach and Must Love Dogs. She shares tips with aspiring writers. Cook says that you should read everything!
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Oscar Wilde Bio 4

A&E Biography.  In 1891, Wilde fell in love with Lord Alfred Douglas.  He explained to his wife that he needed the time to write.  During the time away he wrote four critically acclaimed plays that mocked Victorian society, poking fun at London’s upper class.  His plays brought him great acclaimed and filled his pockets with money.  He spent money extravagantly and was soon in deep debt.  Bosie’s father finds out about h
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All About Astrology : Understanding Astrology Charts
Understanding astrology charts is crucial to understanding the way astrology works as a whole, get expert tips and advice on love astrological compatibility in this video.
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SuperSpeed 100 Reading Game
This amazing, Whole Brain Teaching game teaches beginning (and remedial) readers the 100 most common English sight words ... kids love this game so much, they'll beg you to let them play! This video shows a full example of the process of the SuperSpeed 100 Game that readers of all ages will love.
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Michelangelo - The Famous Sculptures

Michelangelo, the artist who loved to sculpt, is better known for his paintings - particularly his frescoes at the Sistine Chapel.  This video clip, from The Agony and the Ecstasy, focuses on his first love - the famous sculptures - such as David (now in Florence) and the Pieta (inside St. Peter's Basilica, in Vatican City). (Spanish captions)

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English Vocabulary-Lesson 9 - Synonyms for Love
Another lesson in honor of Valentine's Day. This lesson demonstrates how knowing synonyms for common words can enrich your vocabulary, giving you greater accuracy and variety. The speaker uses sentences with love in them and shows how to find a different word-synonym for love examples-admire, cherish, and adore.This video does a great job in defining synonyms for love, using the new words in sentences, and providing practicing exercises (10:29).
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Greatest adventure stories from the bible-The nativity (Part 1 out of 3)
The episodes in this series are each viewed from the eyes of three young archeologists from the 20th Century who are taken back in time to experience Bible stories first-hand. Travel back with Derek, Mokey and Margot to the first Christmas in The Nativity. The animated version of this poignant Bible tale brings to life the profound love story of Mary and Joseph, their lives and relationship and the night when Jesus was born.
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Greatest adventure stories from the bible-The nativity (Part 2 out of 3)
The episodes in this series are each viewed from the eyes of three young archeologists from the 20th Century who are taken back in time to experience Bible stories first-hand. Travel back with Derek, Mokey and Margot to the first Christmas in The Nativity. The animated version of this poignant Bible tale brings to life the profound love story of Mary and Joseph, their lives and relationship and the night when Jesus was born. Cartoon. (9:48)
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Greatest adventure stories from the bible-The Navitity -part 3
The episodes in this series are each viewed from the eyes of three young archeologists from the 20th Century who are taken back in time to experience Bible stories first-hand. Travel back with Derek, Mokey and Margot to the first Christmas in The Nativity. The animated version of this poignant Bible tale brings to life the profound love story of Mary and Joseph, their lives and relationship and the night when Jesus was born. Cartoon (8:53)
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How to Make Floating Bubbles
VideoJug user KipKay shows you how to make bubbles float. This is a
great science project that kids will love, so learn how to make
All you need to make amazing floating bubbles is some of kid’s magic
soap bubbles and some dry ice in a large container. Dry ice is basically
carbon dioxide in
a solid form - it’s frozen at minus 109 degrees. It doesn’t melt; it
turns from a solid right to a gas, in this case carbon dioxide gas.

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Snow White and Rose Red, Part 1 of 2
Animated cartoon, one of a series, "Grimm's Fairy Tale Classics."  Two sisters who live in a cottage with their mother in the forest meet and marry two prince brothers, who fall in love with them because of their kind natures.  Part 1 of 2  (10:30)
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Lauren Myracle interview with Booklist
Lauren Myracle, the oft-challenged author of such books as ttyl and the new Peace, Love & Baby Ducks, sits down with Booklist to discuss why libraries "rule the world," how she handles angry emails... Lauren Myracle, the oft-challenged author of such books as ttyl and the new Peace, Love & Baby Ducks, sits down with Booklist to discuss why libraries "rule the world," how she handles angry emails from parents, and the Stephen King influences behind last year's Author(s): No creator set

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