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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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
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Sonnet 3: By William Shakespeare
Sonnet no 3: By William Shakespeare Read by: Bertram Selwyn (Bernard Shakespeare) "Look in thy glass, and tell the face thou viewest Now is the time that face should form another; Whose fresh repair if now thou not renewest, Thou dost beguile the world, unbless some mother. For where is she so fair whose unear'd womb Disdains the tillage of thy husbandry? Or who is he so fond will be the tomb Of his self-love, to stop posterity? Thou art thy mother's glass, and she in thee Calls back the lovely
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Understanding Shakespeare's Sonnets
In the year of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's sonnets (1609)Professors Stanley Wells, CBE, and Jonathan Bate, CBE, talk to Paul Edmondson about the content of these love sonnets.  (37:58)
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Learn reported speech from the lyrics of the song Love Potion Number Nine by the Clovers.  Learn English Through Song helps English Second Language (ESL) students study speaking, conversation,
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Love You Forever, picture book by Robert Munsch
In this story, a young woman holds her newborn son and sings to him lovingly, "I'll love you forever, I'll like you for always, as long as I'm living, my baby you'll be."  The story continues on through the entire life of this family.  This reading of the story is done by Robert Munsch himself, with some guitar picking in the background.  The book illustrations by Sheila McGraw are shown on screen.  (6:44)
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