How to Add Details to a New Video
WatchKnowLearn is a wiki, which means that all of our users are strongly encouraged to add quality videos into our directory. But we also need to make sure that the videos include educational descriptions and details that will help others locate and use the video in the future. This short tutorial walks you through the steps for adding details and meaningful descriptions into your newly added video. (05:46)
ISS Update - Jan. 12, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Jan. 11, 2012.
"Attack" by Siegfried Sassoon (poetry reading)
AT dawn the ridge emerges massed and dun In the wild purple of the glow'ring sun, Smouldering through spouts of drifting smoke that shroud The menacing scarred slope; and, one by one, Tanks creep and topple forward to the wire. The barrage roars and lifts. Then, clumsily bowed With bombs and guns and shovels and battle-gear, Men jostle and climb to meet the bristling fire. Lines of grey, muttering faces, masked with fear, They leave their trenches, going over the top, While time tick
Justin Bieber sparks things up in Las Vegas
Jan. 12 - Bieber helps reveal a new dancing robot at the Consumer Electronics Show. Alicia Powell reports
Brazil's fashion week heats up
Jan. 12 - Brazilian designers showcase their fall collections in Rio de Janeiro. Alicia Powell reports.
Understanding Electricity with Photovoltaics
Lesson ObjectiveStudents explore electricity through the use of photovoltaic cells. Questions to ConsiderWhy is it important for students to identify the learning target at the beginning of the lesson?What strategies does Ms. Levine use to encourage student discussion?How does Ms. Levine extend the lesson so that students see a connection to their lives?
StreetDance 2 3D, Official Trailer, In UK Cinemas March 30th 2012
By: shabbychubi When top street dancer Ash (Hentschel) is laughed off stage by American crew Invincible, he and his best mate Eddie (George Sampson) set off to gather the best dancers from around the world to take them on - with a dance style they weren't expecting. With landmark locations, a spectacular fusion of dance styles and an unparalleled vibrancy, the sequel to STREETDANCE sees our hero fall in love with a beautiful salsa dancer as he discovers the magic, power and passion of dancing
Ants Attending Adonis Blue Butterfly During Development
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of an Adonis Blue Butterfly from caterpillar to chrysalis. Students will enjoy seeing ants attend to the Adonis Blue. Males are bright sky blue in color with a fine black line to the edge of the wings and a white border. Females are brown in color becoming blue towards the body, with orange crescents towards the edges of the wings. Both males and females have pale brown undersides with black spots and orange crescents. The caterpi
The Empire That Was Russia
Offers photographs of the Russian Empire on the eve of World War I and the coming revolution. Medieval churches and monasteries, railroads and factories, and daily life and work of Russia's diverse population are among the subjects. The photos were taken by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944), who, in the early 1900s, formulated a plan for a photographic survey of the Russian Empire that won the support of Tsar Nicholas II.
Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis & Clark and the Revealing of America
Looks at historical maps, relations with Indians, and expedition artifacts -- the blunderbuss, Jefferson's secret message to Congress, his instructions for Meriwether Lewis, and speeches. Subsequent expeditions of America are also examined, including those by Lieutenant Zebulon Pike, Thomas Freeman, Major Stephen Long, Father de Smet, and John Fremont.
Presents the most significant documents from our fourth President, James Madison. Most relate to two events in which Madison played a key role: the drafting and ratification of the Constitution (1787-8) and the introduction in the First Federal Congress of the amendments (1789) that became the Bill of Rights. Other documents relate to the freedom of religion and the burning of Washington, D.C., by the British in 1814 -- perhaps the major embarrassment of Madison's career.
William Pierson - Affirmative Action
Matthew Tomlinson - Nuclear Weapons
Protecting onlne reputation
Incredible Human Machine (2/9)
The Incredible Human Machine Part 2 in a series. This section covers the eyes, ears, voice, and starts the breathing/lungs section. They use Steven Tyler as an example for the voice section and analyze how his vocal cords work. Run time approximately 10 minutes. Subtitled in another language.
Musicians@Google: Joshua Bell & Jeremy Denk
Musicians Joshua Bell and Jeremy Denk visit Google's New York, NY office to performed a few selections from their new album "French Impressions." After the performance, Bell and Denk chat with Google's Eileen Naughton about their collaboration. On their new album "French Impressions," Grammy-award-winning violinist Joshua Bell and his longtime friend and recital partner, pianist Jeremy Denk offer a passionately nuanced interpretation of works by Saint-Saëns, Ravel and Franck. "French Impressio
Addressing the Achievement Gap Through Cultural Responsiveness
To really reach students and meet their academic, social, and emotional needs, educators must know a little bit about where they came from. Going into the community and bringing the community into the classroom will help.,Volume 15, Number 1
More than Paper Load: What Does All This Student Work Tell Us?
Having faculty collaborative teams to evaluate student works is proposed in this article. The standards related to content and performance of student works should be agreed among team members. Team members should also be willing to implement change.,Volume 9, Number 3
World War II- Major Charity Adams- 6888 Postal Battalion
This is historical footage of the eight hundred WACs of the Army's Central Postal Directory Battalion, the 'Six Triple Eight,' who were stationed overseas and in charge of redirecting all 'V-Mail' for Europe. Major Charity Adams was the battalion's commanding officer. There is no narration, just music. (02:39)