The Exploration of Venus
Video shows the surface of Venus. Music plays as the camera scans the surface of the planet. Awesome pictures, there are no words, or talking. Video is of good quality and is appropriate for middle elementary, middle school, and high school students. Run time 04:09.
The Nine Planets - Venus
This brief video addresses several facts about Venus. The clip is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students. (01:24)
Venus: Death of a Planet
"From the fires of a sun's birth... twin planets emerged. Venus... and Earth. Two roads diverged in our young solar system. Nature draped one world in the greens and blues of life.
While enveloping the other in acid clouds... high heat... and volcanic flows. Why did Venus take such a disastrous turn?"
NOTE: There is very brief (a second), frontal female nudity of the antique sculpture of Venus. Narrated with English captions. Excellent computer animation.(22:09)
What Is the Distance From Venus to the Sun?
What Is the Distance From Venus to the Sun? The distance from Venus to the sun is 108.2 million kilometers, but it can vary to about 107.5 million kilometers at times. Discover why Venus is much warmer than many people would think it is. This video is in lecture format. (01:39)
Second Grade Handwriting Writing at Home- Body Position, Pencil Grip, Etc.
Teacher-created live action video. In this video, a teacher shows the basics of handwriting using a student model. The teacher uses the student model to show how the body should look when working on handwriting and how to hold a pencil. Exercises for strengthening grip are shown. (2:08)
Practicing Handwriting Using Air Writing
Student/Teacher Created Video- A student demonstrates how to use air writing to practice how letters are formed BEFORE using pencil and paper. Sound is not clear. (3:06)
How to Use a Dictionary
Dictionaries are used for providing definitions, pronunciations
and parts of speech, in addition to other information. In this clip learn to use a dictionary with a demonstration using a dictionary to find words.
The Continents Song
Learn your continents in a fun and easy way! An interactive video singing the continents in a song while showing where the continents are located on the screen map. Kid can shout out the names of the continents before they appear on the screen.
500 Nations -- Removal of Southeast Native Americans, Part 3
This is a clip from the six-hour documentary series 500 Nations. This is an excerpt about the illegal removal of Southeastern Native Americans from their ancestral lands to Oklahoma, also known as The Trail of Tears. Vintage photos are included in the video.
Trail of Tears: Cherokee Legacy Native American Indian
May be difficult for some students to understand at the beginning. Mostly images. At best a seven minute video that sets the tone for the forced movement of these Native Americans
Trail of Tears
This student-made video uses artist renderings to tell the story of the Trail of Tears.
Civil War Uniforms: Union
This video shows what the Union soldiers wore and the material that was used.
George McClellan "Who Am I"
This video displays facts about George McClellan. The video can be used to review important facts George McClellan. (Amateur video with loud music.)
Aa kinesthetic approach to teaching phonics. (:30)
Overcoming Dyslexia. Part of the series: Dyslexia. Overcoming dyslexia involves a great deal of patience, time and commitment to achieve the same level of education as those without dyslexia. Learn about overcoming this condition from a recognized expert. (2:23)
American Experience: Riding the Rails
At the height of the Great Depression, more than 250,000 teenagers were living on the road in America. This video is part of a series from PBS titled American Experience. (52:33)
How to Draw a Cartoon Hipster Outfit
You will draw one of those trendy guys. In this clip the head is already drawn, you are adding the clothing and the arms. Step-by-step narration by artist Danny Page. English cpations. (2:16)
Classic Sesame Street Animation - Letter V
VOLCANO! VEGETABLES, VEGETABLES! VAMPIRE, VILLIAN! You know the rest. Classic Sesame Street animation with psychedelic '60s music!
Double "e" Song - Between the Lions
In this video from the PBS Kids series, "Between the Lions", a jazzy tune performed by Fonix talks about all kinds of words that can be made from "ee" together in a word. Words include "green", "meek", and "steep". As each word is mentioned in the song, it is spelled out on the screen. (1:23)
Joshua Chapter 21 - New International Version of the Bible
This video contains a high quality narration of The Book of Joshua, Chapter 21, from the New International Version of the Bible. Scriptures read by professional voice actors, along with good music and sound effects. No moving images.