Sustainable forestry helps strike a balance between the needs of people and the health of our forests. There is an emphasis on wild life conservation, retention, and replanting. Run time 02:37.
What is Earth University?
EARTH University in Costa Rica teaches its students how to take care of their environment and implement proper agricultural techniques. Costa Rica is the most eco-friendly country in the Americas, and the explore team of explore.org filmed this wonderful documentary video on EARTH U.
Dragonflies in Kentucky
In this KET video segment from Kentucky Life, learn about dragonflies and damselflies. See these beautiful insects in flight, and learn about their habitats from a biologist. Closed captioning included. Run time 03:32.
Moth metamorphosis: The Phoenix Learning Group, Inc.
This video shows the metamorphosis of a moth and tells the steps in which the change happens. It tells about how to know a male moth from a female moth and it compares the life cycle of the butterfly with the moth's. The narrator speaks over the video showing the metamorphosis of the moth. The quality of the video shows that it in an older production, but the information and video footage is excellent. This video could also be used while teaching about life cycles. Run time 01:39.
Jefferson Is Elected President
This video is accompanied by text. "As the presidential election of 1800 drew near, political maneuvering grew increasingly aggressive. The election was the first to feature the Federalists and Republicans as two national political parties. Federalists endured the wrath of angry Americans who viewed the Federalists as power-hungry bureaucrats with anti-liberty agendas. The Alien and Sedition Acts, coupled with large tax increases--which required a small army of administers to enforce--cast a dar
How to Tie a Tie
How to Tie a Tie in just nine easy to follow steps. This article teaches how to tie a tie using a Four In Hand knot. Also known as a Simple Knot or a Schoolboy Knot, the Four In Hand is generally agreed to be the easiest way of tying a tie. Easy to follow instructions in this two minute video run time 1:47
Cleaning up toys - Crawford the Cat
Crawford spends a rainy morning coloring pictures, building puzzles and playing with all of his toys. When he’s finished, he cleans up the room, putting each toy and game back where it belongs. That way, everything will be ready for him the next time he wants to play. (05:00)
Dan Dunn's Paintjam performance art
http://www.paintjam.com Dan Dunn paints in minutes keeping you in suspense until the very end. Edited video. This video is an example of using painting as a performance artform. (2:50)
Easy Break Dance Moves : Break Dance Top Rock Crossover Step Out Moves
Learn break dancing top rock crossover step outs with expert freestyle hip hop dance tips and techniques from a break dancing b-boy professional in this free instructional dancing online video clip. English captions. (1:03)
Using Venn Diagrams to Solve Word Problems
The instructor shows how and when to use Venn Diagrams to solve word problems. He uses an interactive whiteboard to demonstrate the word problem that can be solved with Venn Diagrams. Urges students to label their charts and graphs. Teacher teaches clearly and provides good models. (5:34)
Claude Monet - Impressionist
Monet was the founder of impressionism, as it was a painting he did in 1872, titled "Impression, Sunrise", which had a baffled art critic pick out the word "impression" to describe, at the time, the relatively new art trend. The soundtrack in this piece is the first 3 minutes and 45 seconds of Chopin's "Piano Concerto No. 1 In E minor, Op.11: Romance - Larghetto".
Claude Monet - a Documentary
This is a biography of the famous Impressionist painter, Claude Monet. It is being narrated by a fan of Claude Monet who has studied him for years. A very informational video. (4:01)
Dan Phillips Phoenix Commotion Paradigm (2 of 3)
Dan Phillips of Huntsville, Texas is a catalyst for a new
way of building houses for low-income populations out of recycled building materials.
His organization, Phoenix Connection, has brought back homesteading for many
poor people to increase security, pride of accomplishment, and quality of life,
while saving the environment.
Teadching Reading With Children's Rhymes
In this clip learn some examples of children's rhymes such as having kids clap with the rhymes. An award winning teacher talks about teaching kids how to read using rhymes.
Buddy Guy singing "Sweet Home Chicago"
This video shows Buddy Guy playing live. (5:45)
Nanna's Quicksand Demonstration
What is quicksand? Join Nanna Knowitall in her mad lab as she explores the properties of quicksand. Nanna uses cornstarch, water, coffe or dirt, a bowl and mixer to conduct her experiment. She finishes her experiment with a very simple explanation of how quicksand works. Run time 06:28
Education and personal growth can come in many forms. The Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation brings dogs into schools to help children break through their shyness, especially the developmentally challenged. Children with ADD, autism, and other developmental disabilities improve their speaking and social skills with the help of the program.
How to Keep Your Computer Secure
How to Keep Your Computer Secure - This is a basic tutorial on how to keep your computer secure from viruses and other bugs. It discusses Firewalls, AntiVirus programs, and Antil Spyware, Maleware, Adware programs. Microsoft has a firewall built in-other options are given. You are shown how to download programs from download.com to take care of these programs. (4:12)
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How to Secure a New Computer
The tutorial focuses on three main areas:
Updating your WIndows Software
Updating your Windows Software
Run Windows Automatic Updates before you do anything else on your new computer. This will go out to Microsoft and install any Windows updates that affect system security and stability.
Click the Windows (Start) button, then select Control Panel from the menu. (10:37)
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Online Safety: Passwords
From the LearniT-TeachiT series, Online Safety, this look at how personal passwords are the most common method of hijacking online information. This video cuts off at the end before providing tips on how to keep your passwords safe. Run time 01:07.