St. Francis of Assisi Feast Day
Catholics around the world will commemorate St. Francis of Assisis feast day October 4th. St. Francis who founded the Franciscan Order, is the patron saint for animals, the environment and Italy. Video gives the history of St. Francis of Assisi, such as where he was born, his early life, the order that was named after him, and his death. Short video, but full of information.
Baptism Part II Ch 2: Historical Proof That Baptism Saves
More historical evidence for the necessity of baptism for salvation.
India: Land of the Tiger
This video explores the strange and mysterious world of the tiger. The video is filmed in Central India.
The Life of Leopards
This National Geographic video tells all about leopards. This video focuses on the leopards mating habits. (03:00)
Fooled By Nature Videos - The Leopard
Some minor graphic images in this video about Leopards use their strength and cunning to survive against larger animals. A good video for science classes to help show how animals have evolved to survive. Run time 02:40.
Half Lion, Half Tiger - It's a Liger
This short film features ligers at a German Zoo. (Ligers are only bred and raised in captivity. Scientists are doubtful that a liger could exist in the wild.) Run time 01:22.
How to Mulch a Garden
A demonstration in a garden of the steps involved in mulching a garden. The supplies needed to mulch a garden are bow rake, weeder, and hose. The narrator explains that gardening doesn't have to be a lot of work, especially if you use mulch in your vegetable and ornamental beds and pathways. Mulch is a huge garden timesaver because it helps prevent weeds, reduces the need to water, moderates soil temperatures, adds organic matter to the soil as it breaks down and helps your gar
Raised Bed Gardening Tips
Raised beds are important for vegetable gardening in that the
fluffiness of the soil will determine how big and strong a plant can
grow. A farmer explains how to use raised beds to provide a shelter against flooding and other reasons to use raised beds. He demonstrates how to sculpt the bed and how to upkeep it.
Funny Speeches: Eye Contact
This video teaches the importance of keeping your eye on your audience, giving specific tips and advice. Learn how to give a funny speech from professional speaker and communication instructor Tracy Goodwin in this public speaking video.
Acrostic Poems - Presentation
This short video has some examples of acrostic poems done by students in a second grade classroom. These poems are good starting points if you are trying to write your own acrostic poem.
Rhino - Drawing Tutorial
This video is a drawing tutorial for creating a cute cartoon rhino. It is narrated well, and the steps of the drawing are very simple to follow. Any artist-to-be can follow the given steps and be successful. (3:50)
Plant Reproduction: Methods of Pollination
In their quest for food, insects effectively pollinate the flowers. This professional video includes close-up footage and narration. Some examples include insect pollination and wind polination. Run time 03:57.
The Hidden Beauty of Pollination
Pollination: it's vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from his film "Wings of Life," inspired by the vanishing of one of nature's primary pollinators, the honeybee. Speaker Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning cinematographer, director and producer who captures breathtaking images that celebrate life -- revealing connections, universal rhythms, patterns a
The Importance of Bees to Almond Growth
This four minute video is about how bees help almond trees and the fact they need to be trucked in from hundreds of miles away. The shortage of bees is mentioned and the fact more are need. The video shows how the almond flower works and what the bees do.
How to Pollinate Fruit Trees
This 2:20 tutorial will shows how to pollinate Apricot fruit trees. This is a tedious process, but shows students how man has worked to maximize the amount of fruit trees produce and what pollinated fruit requires.
How to Draw Manga Faces in Profile: Three Ways
In this Mark Crilley video, you will learn to draw Manga faces in profile. You will be shown three different profile options, and how to draw each one. This video is set up perfectly so that you can clearly see every step of the process. (18:05)
100 Ways to Draw Manga Eyes
Mark Crilley shows you 100 different ways to draw manga eyes in this high speed video. This is not so much a "learn to draw" video, but can definitely show you many ideas on drawing a variety of kinds of eyes. It could easily be paused at certain points so that you could focus on a certain kind. (10:00)
How To Draw Manga Hair, Four Different Ways
Artist, Mark Crilley, gives real-time instructions on drawing Manga hair in this video. His directions are very detailed, and he talks you through each and every step so that you can recreate the same thing on your own. (21:24)
How to Draw Manga: Head Shape & Facial Features
Artist, Mark Crilley, gives step by step directions on how to draw Manga head shapes and facial features in this video. The quality of this video is excellent, and the artist explains every step clearly for you to follow. (09:55)
How to Draw Manga Facial Expressions
"Miki Falls" manga creator Mark Crilley presents a tutorial on drawing three different facial expressions, showing the transition from surprise to anger. He presents this in 3 different panels in real time. Mark Crilley's videos have the how-to steps shared so clearly that it is extremely easy to follow and reproduce. (9:55)