Video Production: Project: Introduction
A project is the best way to learn! Work with this crew to see what they did, and it will help you to create your own video without making some of the usual mistakes and maybe even help you add a few special features. Run time 07:08
The History of Journalism
This is a book review of the book "We're all journalists now" by Scott Gant. It explains the history of journalism. Learn about the venues people used to stay connected and informed in the past to the present. (3:06)
Rugby in Detail
Folklore has it that William Webb Ellis invented rugby around 1823 while he was a student at the Rugby School in England. The claim is disputed, but there are no primary sources to prove who actually invented the sport and when that happened.This video animation provides more detailed information on the game and how it is played. (4:30)
Beginner's Guide to Rugby
Rugby is a popular sport in the United Kingdom, descending from soccer and resembling American football. Learn how to play rugby, including rules and skills. (2:53)
Digital Storytelling 101
This brief slideshow (which has no sound) gives some guidelines and resources to get you started on digital storytelling. Some of the slides have a lot on information on them...you may have to pause to read entire slides.
Digital Storybooks With Audio
This brief slidecast was created by a college student. The student gives a definition of a digital book, how an e-book 'works', briefly discusses e-Book Readers, and the benefits to teachers and students. The sound could be better.
Mental Health Tips : How to Cope With the Death of a Loved One
When coping with the death of a loved one, sometimes keeping a journal of the person can help significantly. Learn about ways to cope with the loss of a loved one with advice from a psychologist in this video on mental health. Run time 1:04
Robert B. Hernandez, PsyD, received his doctorate in clinical psychology in 2001.
Filmmaker: Paul Muller
Dealing With Death : Dealing With Grief After Death
Grief is a process with no time limit or prescription that people must go through after the death of a loved one. Discover how to deal with grief after death with tips from a hospice community development director in this video on dealing with death. (0:24)
Sandi Sunter is the director of community development for the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz
Algebra II: Simplifying Polynomials
This is a ten minute demonstration. The teacher needs to be able to stop this video as each action is completed to make sure the student understands each operation.
(1/12)Battlefield: The Battle for Russia
This fast paced episode of "Battlefield" chronicles the titanic war in the east, that eventually decided World War II in Europe. Despite numerous warnings from the Communist spy networks: the Lucy Spy-Ring the Red Orchestra Richard Sorge, and pleadings from Churchill and FDR, through ultra decrypts, Stalin discounted all invasion warnings. Stalin felt that all these alarming reports was actually an attempt to divide agreements between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany, by the British and America
Moscow 1941 - 3/6
With the invasion of the Soviet Union, the systematic murder of the Jews. Jews were hunt down and taken prisoners.
First Revolutionary Battle at Lexington and Concord : Shot Heard Around the World
In April 1775, when British troops are sent to confiscate colonial weapons, they run into an untrained and angry militia. This ragtag army defeats 700 British soldiers and the surprise victory bolsters their confidence for the war ahead. Best used with a map of the area and a timeline of events. Also, the reading of The Ride of Paul Revere might be interesting.
The Revolutionary War and Its' Battles
This video depicts the Revolutionary War with animation and song. In this video, Paul Revere, The War of Independence, The British Redcoats and George Washington are discussed. This video also discusses how France and Spain helped the colonies defeat Britain and how Cornwallis surrendered.
American Revolution by Sesame Street Part 3
The Muppets teach about George Washington surprising the British on Christmas Day. It also discusses why the colonies went to war against England. (3:45)
The American Revolution
On April 19, 1775, the shot heard round the world was fired at the Battle of Lexington and Concord beginning America's Revolutionary War. In this video you will learn what lead to the war, and the things that happened as a result.
American Revolution: The World Turned Upside Down
(Episode 5 of the series Liberty, by PBS) When the war in the North was fought to a stalemate, Sir Henry
Clinton thought his troops could defeat the rebellion in the American
South. Perhaps, with people still loyal to the British Crown, the long
and costly war could finally end in Britain's favor.
After the fall of South Carolina, Clinton's strategy seemed to be
working very well. He sent Lord Cornwallis to complete the job. But
NEA's Read Across America
Read Across American kick-off video for the March 2, 2011 event. This is a promotional to minute video, but it does give a background to why the Day is celebrated and its importance. May be slow loading.
Creating CD/DVD Master Disk
Watch this video about creating a CD/DVD Master Disc on HowStuffWorks. Check if for errors and compatability on other machines. Test it on multiple machines. Burn the master in one setting. Do not use re-writable media and choose a slower burn speed.(2:12)
WARNING VIDEO BEGINS WITH A COMMERCIAL
How a Computer CD Rom Works
This is a very brief (00:26) video that has information about how a Computer CD-ROM works.
CD/DVD drives and burners
Duplication is the process of recording information onto blank discs, CD or DVD, often called burning. The process is often referred to as burning because a laser is used to heat a chemical dye in the disc and literally "burn" marks that will be read as data. Because this thin layer of chemical dye is inside the disc, it is important to use high quality blank discs to get good results. Large duplication towers that can burn many discs at once allow for speed and accuracy. Robotic duplicators w