The Diary of Anne Frank: Background Information, Part 1 of 3
This is the first of three parts of a teacher-created and narrated biography, illustrated with family photographs of Anne Frank's life and the teacher's typed script. The family of German Jews went into hiding to escape Nazi persecution. (1:38)
Basic Essay Writing
This is part of a larger video segment called Living With Essays that explores how to construct a basic four-paragraph essay, but the viewer will be able to glean ideas from this shortened five-minute clip. The instructor does explain how to write the first paragraph.
Grand Inga - Long-term solution or pie in the sky?
Rich Swanson, an independent consultant and researcher at MIT, uncovers the current status of the Inga Dam. The Inga Dam, in the Democratic Republic of Congo would be the largest hydro-power plant in the world, and one of the largest civil works projects ever constructed. Its power could electrify much of Africa. The site, near the mouth of the Congo River, has long been considered by engineers, investors and politicians as both a fascinating challenge, and source of great benefits. But still, i
Article :: Pyrotechnics: Creating Fire, Explosions, and Energy Phenomena in After Effects 7.0
Humans are so familiar with fire that we can tell when it looks wrong, even if we don't understand the physics of explosions and fireworks. By using Mark Christiansen's After Effects techniques, however, you can provide at the compositing stage what the filmmaker couldn't afford on set: realism.
Rebecca Goldstein receives the Richard Dawkins Award at the Atheist Alliance of America convention
The Atheist Alliance of America chose, as the 2014 recipient of the Richard Dawkins Award, the philosopher and novelist Rebecca Goldstein. Richard was unfortunately unable to attend the National Convention in Seattle, so he recorded a short speech in Rebecca's honour. Here is his speech, as played at the Convention.
Scott Jordan: "Pocket Man"
Imagine Bill Gates and Giorgio Armani started a business, then hired PT Barnum to promote it, and Larry David to tell the story. This pretty much sums up my life since I started SCOTTeVEST, my clothing company built around tech-enabled pockets. I began my career as an unhappy lawyer and hated my job for years until I founded SCOTTeVEST in 2000 to pursue my passion for gadgets and reinvent myself. I’ve been featured in thousands of major press pieces, made millions of dollars, worked close
Boards Should Guide Branding
Intangible assets, such as brands, drive value creation. It’s time more companies brought them into the boardroom.
This video will show how to do a gymnastics floor routine and talks about point levels.
Months of the Year Song!
This song aims to teach the months of the year. Have fun teaching and learning with this song! (2:06)
Achilles Book One- Life
This is part 1 of the the life of Achilles. Achilles was a Greek hero of the Trojan War, the central character and the greatest warrior of Homer's Iliad. Achilles also has the attributes of being the most handsome of the heroes assembled against Troy. His life story is depicted through ancient artwork with text at the bottom about his life with background music.
Sonnet no 18: By William Shakespeare
Shakespeare Sonnet 18 being read. Would be good if students had a copy to see what the words "sounded" like when read by a professional actor.
Art History - Timeline Presentation
This timeline of art history is shot largely using a handheld camera, and provides subtitles to describe what is being shown. It begins in 3500 and continues to about 547 AD. There is text to describe what your are viewing, but no narration. (9:23)
A cold war chronology
An image history of the cold war. Its cause, its social impact, and its environmental and public health legacy. Created for a visit by the Secretary of Energy. Later used in schools to provoke discussion and insight about the Cold War Era.
Ever wondered what horsepower really means, and what horses have to do with other modes of transportation? Luke and Abhi take us behind how engines work in machines all around us, including the surprising ways that they're all related! ---------- Awesome MIT videos on planes, aerospace engineering, MIT course materials, educator resources, and Luke and Abhi's bios can be found here: http://k12videos.mit.edu/engineering-engines ---------- Find us online! Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MITK12 T
Graphs of Trig Functions - Khan Academy
In this video the instructor explores the graphs of trig functions. In an easy conversational tone, the instructor uses the computer screen as his 'blackboard' and different colors to emphasis his points. For high school students. (10:18)
Kledij en wasmiddelen Dit leermiddel heeft als doel om de kennis van leerlingen over het wassen van kleding, het gebruik van de wasmachine en wasmiddelen te evalueren.
Dit leermiddel heeft als doel om de kennis van leerlingen over het wassen van kleding, het gebruik van de wasmachine en wasmiddelen te evalueren.
Spanish Listening Comprehension for Beginners #3 - Getting Some Groceries in Mexico
Learn Mexican Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Do you find yourself only understanding small parts of Mexican Spanish conversations? Would you like to understand more of what that person said in Mexican Spanish right away? Then this Mexican Spanish Listening Comprehension for Beginners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an [...]
Anterior Bone Landmarks of the Skull
Video uses a skull diagram to point out major anterior feature of the skull. Ends with a blank diagram and arrows to allow students to review on their own. Grades 9-12. 58 sec.
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Structure of the Constitution
The U.S. Constitution opens with the Preamble, which is the mission statement for the nation. The Preamble outlines the broad purposes of the Constitution and establishes its overall goal, which is "to form a more perfect union." This is the primary reason why the Constitution was drafted—to correct the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation. Other goals include ensuring cooperation among the states, providing national defense, promoting the welfare of the people, and securing liberty. Th