The Geography of Western Canada
This video provides information on the Geography of Western Canada.(Amateur video with background music and narration. The music often is louder than the narration.)
The Geography Of Quebec City
This clip takes a look at the mountainous geography of Quebec City. Panoramic view of St. Lawrence River and the city along with information about Quebec City.
Present Value, Part 3
What happens when we change the discount rate? The instructor uses computer software for demonstration. The explanation is clear and understandable.
Introduction to Balance Sheets
In this segment, the instructor, Sal Khan of Khan Academy, uses a home purchase to illustrate assets, liabilities, and owner's equity. The instructor uses computer software for demonstration. The explanation is clear and understandable.
How to Wish a Happy New Year in Korean
This is a three minute video that also uses phonics to help say the words correctly. There are other phrases, too. Goes slowly, but you may have to play this several times for most students.
Spanish Verbs - Group 5
This video teaches a fifth group of basic Spanish verbs. It is presented in Spanish and English, but has great illustrations, and the words are written in both English and Spanish. Very easy to follow
Supernatural (sharks and dolphins)
This is a documentary about the characteristics of sharks and dolphins. The documentary details how the animals are able to hunt and survive in the ocean. Run time 08:17.
Counting Objects to 10
Students help organize ants for a parade. The flag tells how many ants must be placed in the leaf. Students add one ant at a time to get the correct number. The numeral appears over each ant. Student is cued if too many or too few ants are in the leaf. Also reinforces color names.
Let's Count Sheep-Counting Numbers 1 - 10
This video uses sheep cartoon characters to count 1-10. The song repeats twice. (Running Time 1:11)
Add 'Em Up!
This video features a fun song that helps students count using +1 addition. Unifix cubes (or blocks) are used during the exercise to help students conceptually understand what the numbers looks like when counting up 1 more than the previous number. (3:18)
Starfall Number Five
In this clip early learners can learn numbers through the use of ordinary objects to help count and group things together. The number five is shown as a numeral with various objects that are grouped in fives and counted.
O mio babbino caro from Puccini's Gianni Schicchi sung by Kiri Te Kanawa
In this live performance on stage, Kiri Te Kanawa sings while accompanied by an orchestra. The Italian is translated in subtext. (2:35)
Magic Flute (Queen of Night Aria)
This video is from the Royal Opera House production of Mozart's The Magic Flute. It is one of the most famous soprano arias in opera. It is notably famous for its vocal complexity.
Gretchen am Spinnrade - accompaniment
Gretchen am Spinnrade (Gretchen at the Spinning Wheel) is a fun and intricate piece by Schubert. Posted here is the accompaniment only in the original key of D minor. This will be extremely helpful for vocalists learning this piece who wish to practice without a pianist. Run time 03:46.
Gretchen am Spinnrade
This is a video of sheet music (including lyrics) of Schubert's Gretchen am Spinnrade; includes vocals and piano accompaniment. This would be useful for singers learning this piece. Run time 03:55.
This short astronomy video introduces the constellation Orion and M42, the Orion Nebula. Interesting stars in and around the constellation. Video discusses how to find the stars.
Religions of the World - Buddhism
A brief overview of Buddhism, it's history, demographics, and precepts.
Days of the Week Song
This video contains an original song -the words are the days of the week. The song is sung twice, then the names of each day of the week are displayed on screen.
Learning Colors in English (ESL)
Simple video about naming colors. This is a great tool for teaching non-native speakers English colors. Colors include red, white, black, white, green, blue, yellow, brown, purple, orange, and grey. The words are printed large on the screen with the coordinating background color while a narrator repeats each color word twice. Run time 01:04.
Spanish: Numbers 0-39
A quick review of the numbers 1-15 and then the rest of the numbers up until 39. Students will begin to see the patterns with Spanish numbers as they get into the higher digits. The video is in lecture format with an instructor standing in front of a black screen. The numbers and words are provided on the screen throughout the lesson. Run time 04:05.