Vincent Galewick in Africa - Safari Ants
This video, which has no narration, is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students and focuses on an amazing colony of African Safari Ants in Tanzania, Africa in 2001. 2:15
Leg Lifts on Vimeo
This short video demonstrates how to perform a correct leg lift which is a test for abdominal strength. Your fitness goal is to be able to hold this position for 1 minute without breaking form. The video also highlights common mistakes made during this test. Run time 1:18
"Going Outside"- Learn Weather and Outside Sign Language Words
This video shows a song written to teach young children the sign language words for rain, thunder, snow, outside, clouds, wind, and cold. This video would be a great supplement to a lesson on weather and outside vocabulary. (01:12)
Alligator Mating Behavior
Professional video from National Geographic shows male activity to attract a mate. Alligator calls are heard and the water vibrates from the sounds. Grades 7-12. 1:16 min.
The Horned Lizard
In this video from Outdoor Nevada, Brian Wignall describes some of the unique characteristics of horned lizards. Horned lizards display unique adaptations that enable them to live in this hot, dry desert climate. The video examines the horned lizard as it hunts for food, and demonstrates how it relies on both camouflage and behavioral strategies to deter predators. Closed captioning included. 04:32.
Traditional Alphabet Song-Running Time 0:35
This is a short educational video singing the traditional ABC song to introduce the alphabet to young learners. Running time is 35 seconds.
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
Light Meter simulation tool
What Is A Constellation?
This is a four minute video that does a good job of explaining why we have constellations and their purpose. Compares the constellations and learning about them to studying a map of the world. Teachers may want to stop the video at times so that the students can better understand the patterns.
A CAVE-Interface in CAAD-Education
The so called "CAVE-interface" is a very interesting and thrilling development for architects! It supports a better illusion of space by exposing almost a 270? view of a computer model than the 60? which can be viewed on an ordinary computer screen. At the Lund University we have got the possibility to experiment with a CAVE-installation, using it in research and the education of CAAD. The technique and two experiments are discribed. The possibilities are discussed and some problems and question
The Color Song
This video shows the primary colors and how to spell each color. Students will be engaged by the voice of children their own age. Also the song is simple and can help build associations between the word and the actual color. This is great for a preschool or kindergarten classroom.
Alphabet Sign-Language Video
In this teacher-created video, students are shown how to show each letter of the alphabet using sign language while the alphabet song is played on piano in background.
Louisa May Alcott II
Second part of a biography of the author of Little Women. From the "A Moment in Time" series with Dan Roberts.
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The Black Farmers of Tilery: A Fight for Civil Rights
We Shall Not Be Moved is their song, and it means they “ain’t going nowhere!” That’s the spirit of the Tillery, North Carolina resettlement, product of a New Deal program offering landless sharecroppers a chance to buy their own farms. Roanoke Farms was one of only a handful of resettlement projects for African Americans. Its families overcame the legacies of slavery and Jim Crow to earn their part of the American Dream. This video explains their viewpoint. Good for teaching about civil
Lecture by Hans Vermeulen & Hedwig Heinsman
Hans Vermeulen & Hedwig Heinsman: Seeing Orange: Dutch Design at CCA This lecture was recorded on April 7th, 2014 on the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts as part of the Architecture Lecture Series. DUS architects was founded in Amsterdam by Hans Vermeulen, Martine de Wit, and Hedwig Heinsman in 2004. The office builds public architecture: design that consciously influences daily life. This social significance shows at all levels of DUS's work, ranging from large urban st
How Different Forces Affect Aircraft
NASA Connect segment explaining how different forces affect aircraft. The video also explores team work and engineering for conducting research. (04:32)
Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
Types of Clay for Ceramics
There are different types of clay used for a particular kind of ceramic work such as throwing on the wheel, hand building, or Raku. Find out what types of clay are good for ceramics .English captions. (3:28)
National Geographic presents a short video on the physical geography, the ancient capital city of Cusco, and the Inca Trail. There is a visit to Machu Pichu and its amazing stonework is shown with explanation of some of its special characteristics. The mystery of drawings carved into the flat, dry plains visible only from the air is mentioned. Headwaters of the Amazon and the rain forest are also shown.
Pictures of South America
Pictures of South America including Cusco, Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca,Bolivia. (Amateur video with text, slides and music)