One Pink Valentine Song
Song is sung to the tune of "Ten Little". Song reinforces counting skills.
World’s Most Powerful Lasers
This four minute video shows the National Ignition Facility, where an enormous 192-beam laser bay may become capable of fusing hydrogen atoms into helium - creating an endless, clean source of energy. Excellent graphics help students understand how lasers and astro phyics work
Learning Latin with Virgil - Pt. 5
Learning Latin with Virgil is a completely new and original Latin video series. It hopes to bring you engaging, effective and regular lessons to enhance your knowledge and enjoyment of Latin. In this series, the emphasis is on understanding the Latin you read, not on translating it. The course centers around the characters and the stories of the great epic work of Virgil, the Aeneid.
In this animated video to decipher Dark Marker's message, the Pentastic Four travel to 1776 in search of clues. Dotty introduces F.A.N.B.O.Y.S., an acronym used to remember each of the coordinating conjunctions.
War Birds of World War II
A video montage of the War Birds of World War II. Dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Air Force, the War Birds of the world, and the brave pilots of World War II. (04:12)
WWII Plane Dogfight - History Channel
A video shows what planes dogfight during WWII was like. There is dogfight representation and you can hear the machine guns. There are images from inside a plane and a WWII pilot narrating his experience. There is information about the speed of the planes and technological descriptions.
WWII Veteran Interview
WWII Veteran Interview. This video helps to give a picture of what it was like to be a soldier in the European theater during WW II.
The Last Aztec 10/10
Booker Prize winner DBC Pierre returns to the Mexico of his youth to explore the downfall of one of the world's greatest civilisations -- the Aztecs ruled by the emperor Montezuma II who were defeated by a small force of Spaniards under Hernán Cortés. Suitable for high school students. Educators/Parents: Some segments speak of human sacrifice.
Franklin Roosevelt -Days in the White House
This is a film documentary about Franklin Delano Roosevelt from the 2008 WMHT documentary 'Presidents in Our Backyard' focuses on his days in the White House. Interesting images from the film: the only three known photographs of Roosevelt in a wheelchair.
Three Little Kittens
A librarian recites a fingerplay called "Three Little Kittens". This is not the traditional nursery rhyme version of "Three Little Kittens".
Acids and Bases - by StudyJams
An object's pH level can be tested using indicators. Objects with low pH are acids, and those with high pH are bases. Acids and bases react to form water and salt. Learn more about acids and bases with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Acids and Bases
Acids are sour. Substances are labeled as either acids or bases. Bases are slippery, and turns lithmus paper blue, acids turn lithmus paper to red. Hydrogen Ions contain one hydrogen ion, andhydroxide form one oxygen atom. The process is called neutralization. This six minute video helps explains this. It is a bit different than other videos so teachers need to preview it as it moves rapidly and may need to be stopped for a more complete classroom explanation. Has a test at the end.
How to Build a Simple Electric Motor
See the step-by-step process of building a simple cardboard motor - with a nail, wire, cardboard, and magnets. Run time 07:44.
Small Simple Motor (no narration)
This small motor uses only a carefully shaped wire, a single AAA battery and neodymium magnets. See this amazing motor work - in this very brief video. Learning via observation - is known as learning via 'modeling'. No audio. Run time 0:20.
How Do Electric Generators Work?
Find out what connects coils to electric outputs with information from a science teacher in this video. Information on how electric generators work by moving an alternating current to an output.
How Does an Electric Motor Work?
An electric motor works through two main elements, with the first
being opposing magnets and the second being a wire coil. Learn about
carbon brushes and commutators and how they help electric motors work with information from a science teacher in this video.
Socrates - Encyclopedia Channel
Born in Athens, in the year 469 B.C., Socrates became the new philosophy founder and the teacher of the many of great philosophers. Run time 06:58.
Philosophy - Socrates
What becomes of human conduct? How should one live their life? What form of life is good - what form is bad? Are there truths to be found in Ethics? This video looks at these problems - and others. Run time 08:19.
The Sentencing of Socrates
Socrates pleads his case in his sentencing hearing and talks about the true value of the individual agitator and rebel in society. Run time 02:03.