Giant honey bees - Life in the Undergrowth -
Attenborough dons a bee suit for this BBC documentary video, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students. Amazing footage. 4:49
How Bees Produce Honey
3-D animation shows how a bee collects nectar, stores the nectar in the stomach, chemically changes the nectar, and then stores it in the hive. Explains the importance of honey to the bee. Grades 4-12. 1:32 min.
Reading Rainbow - Bees
A Reading Rainbow episode based on Honey Bees. This video is a great way to enjoy science and reading at the same time. You will learn about honey bees, and the process of honey making.
Honey Bees - Life Cycle
The life cycle of a honey bee is presented as an example of complete metamorphosis, the development of an insect from egg to larva, then pupa, then adult. Moths, butterflies and wasps also develop with complete metamorphosis. Some aspects of beekeeping are also discussed. A resource for teaching the life cycle of insects.
Friends and Friendship
This video is about friends and friendship. The presenter refers to words used in American and in British English like buddy and pal. He refers to some of his own friends and greets them.
How They Train: Curling
TIME's Sean Gregory learns how to hurl some Scottish stone down a sheet of ice with the U.S. Olympic Curling Team.
How They Train: Aerial Skiing
Follow world champion aerial skier Ryan St. Onge in Lake Placid, New York, as he trains for the 2010 Winter Olympics, and watch TIME reporter Sean Gregory knock himself out cold on the trampoline.
Crohns Disease Module 7: Living with Crohns Disease
Speaking with a social worker can greatly improve your quality of life. Learn who to work with to ask ongoing questions and what changes you can make to help make life easier. This module will also help explain what you can do if you feel embarrassed.
Crohns Disease Module 9: Travel and College
Questions addressed in this module include: What things should we bring if we decide to travel? Where should we keep the medication? What happens if we need medical attention while away? What challenges can be expected when beginning college? Are there services available to help?
Elsa—Kindergarten Elsa, a kindergarten teacher, is implementing discovery-oriented activities to make science more active.
Elsa, a kindergarten teacher, is implementing discovery-oriented activities to make science more active.
The Art of Teaching the Arts: Fostering Genuine Communication
Arts teachers communicate with students, and students communicate with each other, in respectful ways that encourage communication of original ideas through the arts. In this session, participants meet a dance teacher whose students draw choreographic inspiration from poetry and sign language. A visual art teacher gives her commercial art class a fanciful assignment that enables them to communicate a concrete idea through several visual media. A theatre teacher encourages student interaction aro
The Unity of Living Systems
All cellular organisms — prokaryotic and eukaryotic — share basic chemical similarities. Out of these similarities, however, emerge diverse patterns of cell assembly. Students encounter the tools to understand various cell types and their relationship to noncell entities such as viruses.
Treating Chronic Pain Studies chronic pain and examines physical and psychological approaches to treatment.
Studies chronic pain and examines physical and psychological approaches to treatment.
The Effect of Aging on Cognitive Function: Nature/Nurture
Explores how the study of identical twins can help determine how factors such as lifestyle and diet may contribute to individual differences in the aging process.
Learn English 65 - Films
5 minute video clip that teaches how to exchange opinions. The clips talks about asking for people's opinion, giving your own opinion, and disagreeing. A short movie shows an example of how to use opinions in real life.
Parts of a Story
This video describes the parts of a story - setting, plot, character(s), conflict, and point of view. For each of these categories slides are presented while an off-screen narrator discusses the slide. discuss what is included for each one. Good information. Slides are text heavy. (8:20)
IELTS How to write a discussion essay outline (part 2 of 2)
Here is the second part in my outline series on how to write a discussion essay. (6:07)
How to Write an 'Argument' Essay Outline, Part 2
The second half of how to write an argument essay. The second half of how to write an argument essay.
A Quick Guide To Plagiarism
This is a seven-and-a-half minute guide to the different types of plagiarism that students need to be aware of.
Pumpkin Feels Lonely
This read aloud provides a good moral when Pumpkin learns that everyone has something special they can do. This is a good resource for a listening/smartboard center. (1:57)