Write in the Middle: A Series for Middle School English Teachers
Write in the Middle: A Workshop for Middle School Teachers is an
eight-part professional development workshop designed to help teachers learn effective practices and strategies to use with middle school students in writing instruction. Through classroom footage of excellent teachers modeling successful strategies and interviews with teachers, students, and nationally recognized experts about the writing process, workshop participants will learn ways to
create a positive and product
Internet Safety (lesson for very young children)
This narrated video (or slideshow) discusses internet safety tips for children. (04:47)
List of Nouns
This clip shows a list of nouns. In the clip the web site is shown and how to locate the list of nouns. The narrator explains the noun types and examples of each. For additional lessons and lists go to : http://www.english-grammar-revolution.com/list-of-nouns.html
Classify Words as Common Nouns or Proper Nouns
Interactive basketball game where students earn points for classifying a word as a common noun, proper noun and not a noun at all. Fun graphics. Crowd cheers when the correct answer is selected.
Homeschooling laws vary from state to state and need to be
analyzed and assessed before decide to homeschool children. Learn about homeschooling laws of different states with information from a homeschooling mother in this video clip.
Why Should You Home School?
Learn why home schooling is a good idea, when it started and
why it stopped, in this free home schooling video clip on education.
How to Grade Homeschool Papers
How to Grade Homeschool Papers. Part of the series: Writing and Education. To grade homeschool papers, create a rubric that assigns numbers to what an ideal piece of writing would be, and talk with the children about what is expected for each assignment. The video would have been more helpful if she showed what a rubric is and how to construct...but, it is a start.
How an Ordinary Homeschool Mom Can Write Her Own Curriculum - Part 3
This is a speech given at the York Homeschool Convention. It's topic is "How an Ordinary Homeschool Mom Can Write Her Own Curriculum". The camera is annoyingly shaky.
How an Ordinary Homeschool Mom Can Write Her Own Curriculum - Part 2
This is a speech given at the York Homeschool Convention. It's topic is "How an Ordinary Homeschool Mom Can Write Her Own Curriculum". The speaker seems a little disorganized and the camera is annoyingly shaky.
Review of Cat Anterior Muscles of the Chest, Abdomen, Arm, & Neck
Specific anterior muscles of the chest, abdomen, arm, and neck of a dissected cat are reviewed with proper pronunciation by a professor. Origin, insertion, and functions are given. This would make a great review for students preparing for a cat muscle practical. Narration is provided during the lab dissection. 4:54 min.
Cat Muscle Review
Quick review of hip and leg muscles by an instructor, followed by the chest, shoulder, and arms. This would be a great review of the cat muscles before a lab practical.
Chinese Civilization - Bronze Age, Part 1, 3/3
This video is suitable for older middle school or high school students and offers a history of the Bronze Age. "The Bronze Age is regarded as the second part of a three-age system for prehistoric societies, though there are some cultures that have extensive written records during their Bronze Age" (Bronze Age, Wikipedia, 2009).
Persepolis Recreated-Part 2 of 5
Persepolis once stood where present day Iran is located. This documentary is suitable for high school students. "Archaeological evidence shows that the earliest remains of Persepolis date from around 515 BC. André Godard, the French archaeologist who excavated Persepolis in the early 1930s, believed that Cyrus the Great chose the site of Persepolis, but that Darius the Great built the terrace and the great palaces" (Persepolis, Wikipedia, 2009).
The Battle Of Rome, Caesar, 3
This well-explained Discovery Channel documentary is suitable for high school students and is told through narration and re-enactments. The Roman Empire lasted a thousand years but like most ancient civilizations, the great empire fell under the guidance of many emperors.
Baroque Music - Corelli, Concerti Grossi, Opus 6/9 in F
Baroque music is characterized by its non-stop pace. Seventeenth-century composer Arcangelo Corelli, who achieved the type of status a rock-star has today, wrote a much-loved example. It is called Concerti Grossi, Opus 6, No. 9.
Corelli, Arcangelo - Christmas Concerto
One of the most popular violinists of all time, Corelli was also a beloved seventeenth-century composer. His famous Christmas work is still played during the holiday season. Watch a performance of it in this video clip. This clip is the music over a picture of the Christmas Tree. (6:06)
Homeschooling Tips : How to Deal With Socialization
Homeschool students are encouraged to join a homeschool support group in order to meet other kids and deal with socialization issues. opportunities with help from a homeschool teacher in this free video on education. Linda Wooldridge has been homeschooling since 1998, and she has been on the PPEA board for three years as the orientation coordinator for Pinellas County.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
Homeschooling Information : How to Finish High School Online
Finishing high school online is possible either through a correspondence school, through an online public school or by getting a graduate equivalency diploma. Linda Wooldridge has been homeschooling since 1998, and she has been on the PPEA board for three years as the orientation coordinator for Pinellas County.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
Homeschooling Information : How Can I Get My High School Diploma at Home?
Getting a high school diploma at home can be done in one of three ways: graduating from homeschool, getting a GED or working with a correspondence school. Choose a way to graduate from high school at home with advice from a homeschool specialist. Linda Wooldridge has been homeschooling since 1998, and she has been on the PPEA board for three years as the orientation coordinator for Pinellas County.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
Steps For How to Write a Narrative Essay
A short film on how to write a narrative essay. The film clip is about a student who doesn't know how to write a narrative essay. The narrator directs the student on the steps involved in creating a narrative essay.